About Anguilla

Anguilla is a British overseas territory in the Caribbean. It is one of the most northerly of the Leeward Islands in the Lesser Antilles, lying east of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and directly north of Saint Martin. The territory consists of the main island of Anguilla itself, approximately 26 km (16 mi) long by 5 km (3.1 mi) wide at its widest point, together with a number of much smaller islands and cays. The island’s capital is The Valley. The total land area of the territory is 91 km2 (35 sq mi),[4] with a population of approximately 13,500 (2006 estimate).

Contact Information:

Mr. William Vanterpool
Director of Agriculture
Ministry of Home Affairs
Coronation Avenue,
The Valley,
Anguilla, BWI
Tel: 264 497 2518 / 3518/ 497 2615
Cell: 264 235 7361
Fax: 264 497 0040

IAS Work in Anguilla


Anguilla Invasive Species Strategy

Note that this document is an attempt at creating an Invasive Species Strategy for Anguilla. It…


Distribution, Habitat Association, Species Abundance and Perceptions of Residents towards Achatina fulica in Anguilla

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