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We Need Your Help!

BEST finds itself in need of urgent financial support and we are asking for your help. Historical funding from donors has declined such that we are no longer able to fully perform our mission. Applications for large-scale development and growth […]

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Clean Our Oceans: The Impact of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

With Thanks to David in Denver, CO for sharing this article about cleaning up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch: http://www.bbcleaningservice.com/great-pacific-garbage-patch.html

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11th Hour Racing – Eat Lionfish Chefs’ Throwdown!

11th Hour Racing is developing a project to raise awareness about the global issue of invasive species. With Bermuda hosting the 35th America’s Cup, we are focused on lionfish. Why lionfish? They are wreaking havoc on reefs in Bermuda and […]

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Trump climate change policy concerns BEST

Environmental group BEST has expressed serious concern over President Donald Trump’s decision to roll back Obama rules aimed at curbing climate change. Stuart Hayward, president of the Bermuda Environmental and Sustainability Taskforce, said his feelings ranged from trepidation to mild […]

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Southlands: a national resource or a national disgrace?

After saying for years that I must go to Southlands, I finally went. I was pretty excited. I’m not very good, but I like to take pictures and was hopeful that Southlands would provide some interesting material. It did. But […]

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Greenrock, BEST rule out merger

Environmental organisations Greenrock and BEST have concluded that a formal merger of the two entities is not necessary to advance their goals. The two organisations have been in talks facilitated by the Centre on Philanthropy’s Collaboration Initiative which aims to […]

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Eight steps to a healthier and more sustainable Bermuda

Did you ever get the feeling that Bermuda has outgrown its skin? For a tiny island, it seems we have adopted many of the practices common in a larger country such as the United States. We drive large SUVs to […]

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Events

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We’re Celebrating the Launch of our New Website

When: 5pm, October 14, 2016

Where: BEST

And you could win! Congratulations to our winners! best-web-launch-winners-and-tour  

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Stuart’s 74th Birthday Campaign

When: 12 noon to 3pm, May 19, 2016

Where: BEST Office

Announcing Stuart’s 74th Birthday Campaign. We’re celebrating Stuart Hayward & his 40 years of actively protecting & preserving our island environment, with a very special 74th Birthday Campaign. Send your thanks & best wishes! As one of Stuart’s BEST friends, […]

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Southlands Spruce up & Open House

When: 12 noon, October 23, 2013

Where: Southlands Estate

Not too late to volunteer!! Call the BEST office at 292 3782 or report to the main house, Southlands, on Mon, Tues or Wed afternoon. See below for more details. Spruce Up Monday, 21st through Wednesday 23rd October from 12 […]

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