There are several entities within The Bahamas whose main desire is to promote understanding between science and local communities. Through constant community work, individuals grasp a sense of ownership to their resources and in turn are empowered to protect what they have. If you are interested in some of the organizations that work hard to encourage local community involvement, feel free to take a look in some of the places I worked.
During the past year, there have been several organizations that I was given the opportunity to work with. From coastal clean up to environmental and cultural education, the organizations within this section each have helped formed me into the person I am today. If you wish to check out my adventures click here to take you to the page where you can pick what you would like to read.