Blue Turtle Award
Overseas Territories and Crown
Dependencies Nature Conservation Award
In 2009 The Joint Nature Conservation Committee
(JNCC) launched an annual award for nature conservation work
undertaken by an individual or group of individuals, from an Overseas
Territory or Crown Dependency, who have made a valuable
contribution to nature conservation in their Territory or
Dependency. The work or project should have been in place for over
a year, demonstrate innovation and have made a real difference.
The individual or the group recieves £500 and an additional
£1,000 to contribute to an Overseas Territory or Crown Dependency
nature conservation project of their choice.
Call for nominations for the 2012 Blue Turtle
The 2011 Blue Turtle Award winners were The
Midweek Muckers from the Isle of Man.
The 2010 Blue Turtle Award winner was The
Millennium Forest project in St Helena.
The 2009 Blue Turtle Award winner was Fred
Burton MBE from the Cayman Islands.