October 25, 2021

Temporary team works to bolster Cayman Islands DEH

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Two highly-experienced civil service leaders have been temporarily appointed to fill senior positions at the Department of Environmental Health (DEH), the Ministry of Health announced today (Thursday, 12 July 2018). Director of the Department of Vehicle and Equipment Services (DVES) Richard Simms and the Manager of the Public Works Department’s Recreation Parks and Cemeteries Unit […]

Cayman Islands Conch and Whelk Seasons now closed

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The Department of Environment (DoE) is reminding the public that fishing for conch and whelk in local waters is temporarily prohibited during the closed season, which began on 1 May. ‘The closed season for conch and whelk is designed to give the local population a break from harvesting during the parts of the year when […]

Cayman Islands lobster season closes 1 March

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The Department of Environment (DoE) reminds the public that the last day for legally catching lobsters in Cayman waters is Tuesday, 28 February. Persons fishing for lobsters in the coming days should remember the following rules. o Open season catch limit: Three per person or six per boat per day, whichever is fewer. o Size […]

Cayman Islands Conch and Whelk Season now open

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The Department of Environment (DoE) reminds the public that persons can legally fish for conchs and whelks from Tuesday, 1 November 2016 to Sunday, 30 April 2017. Only queen conch (Strombus gigas) can be taken. The catch limit is either five conch per person or 10 per boat (with two or more people), whichever is […]