Environment and Natural Resources

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources is responsible for ensuring the proper use of Bermuda’s natural resources and the protection of the environment within the framework of sustainable development.

What do they do?

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources:

  • Develops legislation and policy to protect Bermuda’s environment
  • Monitors and provides guidance for prevention and control of pollution
  • Supports and regulates Bermuda’s agricultural and fisheries sectors
  • Regulates the importation of plants
  • Regulates the importation of animals
  • Manages the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo
  • Regulates the importation of pesticides
  • Enforces animal control legislation
  • Administers the Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)
  • Protects and coordinates the recovery of Bermuda’s most threatened species
  • Manages matters related to historic shipwrecks, marine heritage sites and the National Collection of historic artifacts

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How can I contact the Department of Environment and Natural Resources with general inquiries?

Telephone: (441) 236-4201

By mail or in person:

Botanical Gardens

169 South Road
Paget, DV04

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