Environmental & Engineering Managers Ltd. was established to aid the support and execution of activities which will safeguard and handle the natural resources and environment of Jamaica; and improve child development through provision of funding to non-governmental and community based organisations, academic institutions and stakeholders. Read more......Read less
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Holywell is the main recreation area within the Blue and John Crow Mountain National Park. You will enjoy the cool relaxation, spectacular views of Kingston and the opportunit
y to explore the natural forests of the National Park along other trails. You can go to the Visitors” Centre or view the interpretive signs on site for more information about the Park and its flora and fauna.
Accessed by the Portland Gap Trail, which stretches more than 6 miles, Blue Mountain Peak reaches 7400” unveiling Jamaica’s unique place in the Caribbean. The view provides a breathtaking 360 degree, experience with Cuba to the north and all parts of Jamaica.
Let us help make your tour an enjoyable and breathtaking experience! Read more......Read less
The Forestry Department is the Agency is the Government organization responsible for the management and conservation of the country’s forest resources.
The Goal of th e Agency is: “Manage and conserve the forest ecosystems of Jamaica for the benefit of present and future generations.”
The Forestry Department is established and mandated by the Forest Act 1996 to:
Support the sustainable management of forests on Crown lands in forest reserves and estates
and the effective conservation of the said forests.
Direct and control the sustainable utilization of forest resources by the introduction of adequate systems for renewal of those resources.
Implement the National Forest Management and Conservation Plan.
Promote the development of forests on private lands.
Promote, establish and maintain a forest research programmed with a view to:
• Enhancing forest management and development
• Identifying and obtaining silvicultural data to be used in improving financial yields of species important to the national economy
• Ensuring reforestation of suitable lands
Establishing and promoting public education programmes to improve understanding of the contribution of forests to national well-being and national development.
Establishing and maintaining recreational facilities in such forest estates as may be designated for that purpose. Read more......Read less