News for August 2017

Director of the Forestry Department’s Eastern Zone, Mr. Damart Williams, addressing residents of Bloxburgh, St. Andrew during a forest fire management training session.

The Forestry Department has been building the capacities of communities in and around forested areas to enable residents to effectively manage forest fires. The Agency has to date conducted six forest fire management training sessions in Bull Head, Clarendon; Spring Dunrobin, St. Thomas; Bellevue, Portland;  and Content Gap, Bloxburgh and Flamstead in St. Andrew.