Alien Species in the Cayman Islands

2022 Regulations & Frequently Asked Questions

The new (Alien Species) Regulations 2022 recently passed by Cabinet will ensure greater protections for Cayman’s most precious native flora and fauna (plants and animals) with the creation of a prohibited species list, and differentiating between domestic & feral species. The legislation also provides ways to control feral and alien species, crucial to reducing threats to both pets as well as our native species.

Read the full National Conservation Council Press Release and FAQ created to assist in answering questions about the new Regulations at:

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