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Barbados Lifeguard Service - EMT Training January 8, 2019 - 7:23am


Christopher Gajadhar (left) & Jason Gilkes (right)
Two (2) members of the Barbados Lifeguard Service, Christopher Gajadhar and Jason Gilkes recently completed an Emergency Medical Technician certification programme at the Barbados Community College during the period May 07-July 27,2018.

VACANCY - DEPUTY GENERAL MANAGER November 1, 2018 - 4:59pm


  • Assisting with the planning and execution of organizational policy.
  • Managing the operations of all beach related services
  • Managing the Commission’s commercial and revenue generating operations.
  • Developing proposals to secure funding from regional and extra regional organizations for environmentally related programs.
  • Any other relevant duties which may be assigned from time to time.


Barbadians Encouraged To Plant More Trees November 1, 2018 - 4:29pm

The importance of trees and their impact on the environment is even more significant today than it was 100 years ago when Arbor Day was initially celebrated.

Minister of Environment and National Beautification, Trevor Prescod, made this assertion as he delivered opening remarks on Saturday at the National Conservation Commission’s (NCC) Arbor Day Celebrations at the National Botanical Gardens, at Codrington, St. Michael.

Be Beach Smart – Your Life Depends On It August 27, 2018 - 3:13pm

The National Conservation Commission (NCC) is reminding locals and visitors alike to be “beach smart” this summer, as their lives depend on it.

According to Special Projects Officer at the NCC, Ricardo Marshall, being beach smart is about “understanding and recognising the potential dangers, learning how to avoid them and knowing how to help someone if they get into trouble”.

S.O.S Summer Programme Launches August 27, 2018 - 3:18pm

The annual National Conservation Commission’s (NCC) summer programme S.O.S (Save Our Selves) will be launched tomorrow, Wednesday, July 18, at Browne’s Beach, Bay Street, St. Michael, beginning at 9:00 a.m.

General Manager of the NCC, Keith Neblett, will address the ceremony, after which the first session will begin at 10:00 a.m.

The programme will be held every Wednesday until August 29, from 10:00 to  11:00 a.m. at Browne’s Beach (near the NCC’s beach facility).

NCC's New Bee Apiary Lab August 27, 2018 - 2:52pm
Barbados Establishes An Apiary Lab August 27, 2018 - 2:24pm

Efforts are under way to boost Barbados’ bee and honey production levels and to destigmatise the fear residents have of the natural pollinators.

General Manager at the National Conservation Commission (NCC), Keith Neblett, said Barbados was the second country in the Caribbean to establish an apiary lab geared at detecting diseases among the island’s bee population and to determine the extent of the Africanisation of the bees.

Beach Safety for Summer 2018 August 27, 2018 - 12:56pm

Members of the public are advised that the lifeguard service at the Holetown Beach, Holetown, St. James, has been temporarily suspended until further notice.

Management of the National Conservation Commission (NCC) explained that the service was suspended due to the absence of a tower and comfortable accommodation for lifeguards.

However, as the summer vacation approaches, persons are encouraged to use the remaining 16 lifeguarded beaches which are supervised by the NCC’s Lifeguard Service.

Primary/Secondary Schools Competition - Arbor 2017 July 11, 2017 - 3:41pm

Celebrating 20 Years (1997 - 2017)

Primary School Competition
Tree Investigation (7 yrs. - 12 yrs.)

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Price List - Play Equipment & Park Furniture July 11, 2017 - 1:50pm
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Play Ground Equipment

Toddlers' Swing$1,593.01 VAT Incl.$130.00 VAT Incl.
See-Saw$1,605.54 VAT Incl.$112.00 VAT Incl.
Slide$1,605.54 VAT Incl.$112.00 VAT Incl.
Exercise Bar$1
Price List - Use of Parks (With Tents) July 11, 2017 - 12:52pm

Commercial Use

Tent Size

NB: The minimum fee will be applied to the erection of any tent or structure 400 sq. ft. or smaller.


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OPERATION S.O.S - “Save Our Selves” May 31, 2017 - 12:37pm

Summer 2017

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Arbor Day Expo & Farmers Market September 22 - 23, 2017 July 14, 2017 - 5:27pm

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Pending Tray December 9, 2016 - 1:54pm
Miscellaneous December 9, 2016 - 1:53pm
Out Tray December 9, 2016 - 1:53pm
In Tray December 9, 2016 - 3:29pm
NCC To Host 50th Anniversary Showcase December 8, 2016 - 1:07pm

As part of its activities to mark Barbados’ 50th Anniversary of Independence, the National Conservation Commission (NCC) will showcase its work over the last 46 years from tomorrow, Friday, November 11, until Tuesday, November 29.

Schools Urged To Get Pride of Barbados December 8, 2016 - 7:09pm

Principals of primary and secondary schools across Barbados are being urged to contact the Public Relations Department of the National Conservation Commission (NCC) to obtain their Pride of Barbados plants.

The NCC is donating two Pride of Barbados plants to schools across the island as part of its activities to mark the country’s 50th Anniversary of Independence.

Those schools which have not yet received their plants are therefore urged to contact the NCC at 425-1200.

Folkestone Park Interpretive Centre Reopens December 9, 2015 - 9:27am

The Folkestone Park Interpretive Centre has re-opened for business and features new exhibits for all who visit its Holetown, St. James, location.

The centre, which has been relocated to the main building at Folkestone Park after being closed for upgrades, includes expanded marine interpretive exhibits, some of which feature boat building; historic information on the Folkestone site and the fishing industry through the years; and video presentations.