Thank you for your support in 2018!
Looking to soar to higher heights
in 2019 with your continued support.

The Bahamas National Trust is a
non-profit organisation in The Bahamas that
manages the country’s national parks.

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  • Featured Park:
    Exuma Cays Land & Sea Park

    The Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park was the world’s first protected area of its kind, when created in 1959 by the same legislation that established the Bahamas National Trust.


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  • Ashore at Staniel

    A fundraiser to support the stunning Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park. See you ashore!

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Support The Trust

Our mission is to conserve and protect the natural resources of The Bahamas, through stewardship and education for present and future generations. While the financial support of members is needed and deeply appreciated, the active involvement of our members is critical to the continued success of our work. Learn more about how you can get involved and support the mission.


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News & Events

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Latest News
  • BNT KICKS-OFF YEARLONG 60th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS (1/16/2019) - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 14th, 2019 PRESS CONTACT INFO: Monalisa Sweeting Communications Manager Phone: 396 – 0167 Email: msweeting@bnt.bs Nassau, The Bahamas The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) is turning 60!  July 13th, 2019 will mark six decades of existence for the organization that, today, is considered the premier conservation organization in the region. Patterned after […]
  • AMERICANS CONVICTED OF POACHING IN THE EXUMA PARK (12/13/2018) - The Bahamas National Trust, in collaboration with community members in Exuma, The Nature Conservancy, The Exuma Foundation and Elizabeth Harbour Conservation Partnership, have finalized a draft management plan for Moriah Harbour Cay National Park through funding from the Bahamas Protected Project.
  • BNT Comments on Non- Profit Organisations Bill 2018 (12/12/2018) - Recently, the House of Assembly passed a compendium of financial services bills as the government seeks to further comply with international tax standards. The Non-profit Organisations Bill was one of the bills passed. The Bill is scheduled to be further debated in the Senate on Monday, December 10th. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance […]
  • The Bahamas and Caribbean experts get trained in assessing species threatened with extinction. (12/12/2018) - Fourteen (14) Bahamian and eight (8) Caribbean experts converged in Nassau for a week of training on how to assess threatened and endangered species; known as the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List training. The workshop focused on how Red Listing is done, the components of an assessment and then went […]
  • Bird guide training takes wing on Long Island and San Salvador!! (12/10/2018) - The IDB and the BNT have once again teamed up to the train residents on Long island and San Salvador as bird guides. Led by The Bahamas National Trust and in partnership with the Ministry of Tourism (MOT), the training commenced in October with a total of 21 participants from both islands participating in theory […]