Posts Tagged ‘St. Croix Environmental Association’

Tree Planting at Southgate Coastal Reserve

Join thesouth St. Croix Environmental Association for a morning of tree planting at the Southgate Coastal Reserve. The native trees will improve habitat for wildlife, provide shade along the upland trail, and increase hurricane resilience and recovery. If you have any shovels, pick-axes and wheelbarrows – bring them. SEA has some tools and will provide…

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Advanced Snorkel Excursion

Sailing and Snorkeling

For experienced snorkelers who would like to learn more about the marine fauna and flora. SEA will provide the snorkel guide. You are encouraged to bring your own gear but SEA does have some to loan if you reserve in advance. Free for SEA members and children (only experienced snorkelers!); $10 for others. Registration is…

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SEA’s Annual Membership Meeting at Leatherback Brewing Company

Please join the St. Croix Environmental Association for our annual meeting at Leatherback Brewing Company (located in the Roebuck industrial Park). This is a great opportunity to meet SEA staff and board members while enjoying some locally brewed beer and meat or vegan appetizers from Smoke STX. At 6:30 PM, SEA staff will present an update on…

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2018 Coastweeks Clean-up and Snorkel Clinic

Snorkel the Buck Island Reef Underwater Trail

Join us for the kickoff to International Coastweeks with a beach clean-up at the Southgate Coastal Reserve. Help rid this important sea turtle nesting beach of litter and debris. SEA will provide bags, gloves and drinking water and VI Waste Management Authority is providing a large trash bin.

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Southgate Coastal Reserve Volunteer Day

St. Croix East End Marine Park

Southgate’s volunteer day is the first Saturday of every month! The Saint Croix Environmental Assiociation will bring variety of tree species to do tree planting and tree watering at Southgate Coastal Reserve. Water will be available, so please bring your own drinking water or water bottle, sun protection gear and closed shoes. Meet at the…

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Chasing Coral on St. Croix

Salt River Canyon West Wall (Grouper Grotto)

St. Croix is leading the charge to protect and restore our Caribbean coral reefs, but climate change is threatening to wipe out coral reefs on a global scale. Never before has coral bleaching been more vividly shown and clearly explained than in the Sundance award-winning documentary Chasing Coral. From this film has sprung a movement to…

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Respect the Leatherback Sea Turtles

Respect the Leatherback Sea Turtles

While many people have a huge fondness and respect for sea turtles, there is something particularly awe inspiring about Leatherback sea turtles. The oldest of all sea turtle species, it has been around for more than 150 million years! Leatherbacks are also the largest of the sea turtles (and the fourth largest living reptile on…

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Hawksbill Turtle Watch

Hawksbill Turtle Watch

Every species on the earth has its specific place and particular role in the ecosystem and marine turtles, such as the hawksbill, are no different. They are a small part of ocean species that need to be treated with respect and care, and should be regarded as part of a rich marine heritage. They are…

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Birding at Southgate Coastal Reserve

Birding at Southgate Coastal Reserve

Avid and novice bird watchers alike will enjoy the aviary experience St. Croix offers. There are seasonal appearances by certain species, as well as resident birds who make St. Croix their home year round. While you will see some of our feathered friends as you drive through the rainforest, visit the beaches, or go about…

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Volunteer or Donate!

Volunteer or Donate!

One thing I love about St. Croix is how involved individuals in the community are with the island’s many charitable causes, whether by volunteering their time or by donating money or goods.  Whether you live on St. Croix or you’re a visitor, whether you want to help the animals, save the reefs, or give a…

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A Hike through Canaan Gut

A Hike through Canaan Gut

GoToStCroix.com joined the St. Croix Environmental Association and BushTribe Eco Adventures on a hike through Canaan Gut up the back of Blue Mountain.

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St. Croix Environmental Association

St. Croix Environmental Association

Conservation, Education & Advocacy! A non-profit, membership driven organization, SEA is committed to protecting and conserving the beautiful island environment of St. Croix. By creating innovative environmental education programs for children and adults, sponsoring engaging activities, and remaining vigilant in seeking compliance with local and federal environmental regulations, SEA continues to provide leadership for a…

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