Press Releases

Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve Application for Summer 2018 Internship

The Bahamas National Trust & Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve are accepting applications from qualified collet-level Bahamian students for three (3) internships for Summer 2018. The internship is for eight (8) weeks at forty (40) hours per week at the Leon Levy Plant Preserve in Governor’s Harbour, Eleuthera.

NOTICE: Park Open Hours and Horticulture Show and Sale

The Retreat will be closed Friday, February 2nd, 2018. There will be free entrance to the park tomorrow, February 3rd, 2018 adn a Plant Horticulture show and sale that day at the Retreat.

Employment Opportunity for Park Administrator

BNT has an Employment Opportunity for Park Administrator for the Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park. Primary Responsibilities include providing to day and long term management of Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park and enforcing the rules and regulations within the park. To apply, please send resume and cover letter by October 13th, 2017 to

Abaco Marine Parks Management Plan 2017 Call For Review

The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) in collaboration with Friends of the Environment, have been closely working with local stakeholders and partners for the development of a management plan for the Abaco Marine Parks. The management plan covers four (4) marine parks, under the mandate of the Bahamas National Trust; Pelican Cays Land & Sea Park, Fowl Cays National Park, Black Sound Cay National Reserve, and Walker’s Cay National Park.

The Bahama Oriole – Fewer Than 300 Left In The World And All On Andros

The Bahamas National Trust is collaborating with the Omland Lab at the University of Maryland to determine nesting habitat for the Bahama Oriole on Andros – where fewer than 300 of these rare birds are thought to live.

Participate In The Global Big Day 2017

Global Big Day is a single day, uniting birdwatchers worldwide across political boundaries and language barriers, all brought together by a shared passion for birds.

BNT Elects New Officers

The Bahamas National Trust held its Annual General Meeting and Spring Council April 27 -29 to elect the Council and Officers for the year and discuss the business of the BNT.