Pointe-a-Pierre Wildfowl Trust

 For Visits To The Pointe-a-Pierre Wildfowl Trust Reservations Must Be Made in Advance. Please call 658-4200 ext. 2512#

 

Congratulatory Letters from Her Majesty the Queen and Sir David Attenborough for the Trust's 50th Anniversary.

        

  

Read all about the Pointe-a-Pierre Wildfowl Trust's '50 Years of Firsts' and enter in our Essay Competition. Lots of great prizes to be won!!! http://papwildfowltrust.org/index.php/news/the-pointe-a-pierre-wildfowl-trust-celebrates-50-years-of-firsts.html  

H.E. John L. Estrada, US Ambassador to Trinidad & Tobago and his wife Dr. Elizabeth Cote Estrada together with their twin daughters, Eva and Marie and Ms. Monica Cote, visit the PaPWildfowl Trust.

The family thoroughly enjoyed their Nature Walk around the Trust’s main breeding lake.  H.E. was interested in the work of the Trust and offered his support.

     

Left Picture: H.E. John L. Estrada & Family receive copies of Trust publications from Trust President Molly R. Gaskin.                                                                 

 Right Picture: The US Ambassador,H.E. John L. Estrada & family enjoy their Nature Walk along the Trust's Boardwalk.

        

Left Picture: H.E. & Dr. Elizabeth Estrada sign the Trust's visitors' book.

Right Picture: Trust Main Breeding Lake

Education Officers, Tamara Goberdhan, Silene Noel and Jaleen West speak to students on future career paths at Preysal Secondary School.

            

               

 

  Sailors of the British Navy, HMS Mersey

  

 

 

 

 

       Six sailors from the HMS Mersey visit the Pointe-a-Pierre Wildfowl Trust to volunteer their services by painting the Learning Centre and repairing an aviary used to house locally endangered ducks which are being bred for release by the Trust.

  

The Pointe-a-Pierre Wildfowl Trust is celebrating its 50th Anniversary and is marking this significant achievement with a series of events scheduled to begin in December 2015, progressing to November 2016.

Please follow these events here and in the media!

50 YEARS OF FIRSTS...

In 1993, the PAPWFT successfully lobbied the Government of T&T to accede to the Ramsar Convention: The Trust presented a paper “Wetland Reserves & Public Awareness @ the 5thRamsar conference of Contracting Parties, Kushiro, Japan, 1993; the first time a West Indian national, a ngo representative and a woman, was invited to do so.

 See More...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A_QCYIxbg7k    

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xfDHfNqjCIY

H.E. Luts Goergens Ambassador of the Republic of Germany in Trinidad and Tobago Visits the Trust

 

H.E. with Senior Trust Educator Tamara Goberdhan, Trust President, Ms. Molly R. Gaskin, Trust Partner Ms. Sally Callender and Trust Vice President, Mrs. Karilyn Shephard

http://www.papwildfowltrust.org/index.php/news/ambassador-goergens-visitis-the-trust.html

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Returned to the Nariva Wetlands

The Pointe-a-Pierre Wildfowl Trust released 10 Blue & Gold Macaws into their natural home, the Nariva Wetlands, to celebrate the 45th Anniversary of the Trust. Read more...

White Faced Whistling Duck

From the Netherlands with Love

White Faced Whistling Ducks and White Cheeked Pintails, locally endangered arrived at the PaP Wildfowl Trust in May 2013 as a gift from Pierrecco Eyma, President of Aviornis, Netherlands. Read more...

 

The Pointe-a-Pierre Wildfowl Trust celebrates 50 years!!!

http://papwildfowltrust.org/index.php/news/50th-anniversary-celebration.html

Environmental Education Programme

We believe that in nature, one is uplifted and refreshed and that this bond can and does provide a valuable mental and spiritual boost and release for the handicapped and the ill, indeed for every one of us. Read more...