|Don’t steal plants from the parks|
|Tuesday, 23 November 2010 11:39|
The Department of Environment and Coastal Resources is making an appeal to the general public in Grand Turk to stop removing plants from the recreational parks.
The Ministry of Environment and District Administration sent out a statement this week asking residents to cease the removal of precious native plant life from its national parks.
“The parks are for the enjoyment of residents of the Turks and Caicos Islands and visitors alike, and removing the plants means the area loses its appeal,” the DECR said. The Department is appealing to the public to report anyone seen taking plants from the parks to the Police Department. Persons caught stealing should be aware that they will be prosecuted for theft.
|Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 November 2010 13:54|
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