Discovery Club is an exciting program for young members of The Bahamas National Trust. Since it began in 1995, it immediately became very popular. Club members participate in a fun and rewarding journey and discover the beauty, uniqueness and fragile nature of The Bahamas. The importance of volunteering is emphasized and a wide array of opportunities makes this a fun part of Discovery’s Club program. Members also acquire a better understanding of the responsibilities and programs of the Bahamas National Trust.
Read more about the Discovery Club: http://www.bnt.bs/_m1891/Discovery-Club
Discovery Club recently hosted a competition for its young members to create and submit a 60 second Public Service Announcement (PSA) to increase awareness of any of the following:
– Identification of invasive species that exist on your island.
– Threats posed by invasive plants.
– Encouraging the public to take action to preserve natives and reduce the number of invasives.
Read more on the competition: PSA-Jingle competition (PDF)
The competition ended on Fri 26th October, 2013 and below are the winners and honourable mentions:
1st place – Nicholl’s Town Primary
2nd place – Friends of the Environment
3rd place – Albury Sayle Primary’s Muimi McClure
· Fresh Creek Primary’s Malaika
· Crossing Rocks Primary
Check out some submissions below:
IMG_1787 (MOV file)