Environment TOBAGO (ET) is a national, environmental, non-governmental, volunteer and membership organization. Established in 1996 and committed to the protection and restoration of Tobago's fragile environment.
"Environment TOBAGO conserves Tobago's natural and living resources and advances the knowledge and understanding of such resources, their wise and sustainable use, and their essential relationship to human health and the quality of life."
We do this through...
- Environmental education
- Community outreach and awareness programmes
- Advocacy of local government for greater
protection and sustainable use of our natural
- Research programmes
BP Amoco Leader Award 2000-Winner-Environment category
BPTT Leader Awards 2001-Winner- Youth in education category
Tidy T&T competition 2002-2003- Best NGO- For the Rehabilitation of the Kilgwyn wetlands.
EMA-Green Leaf Award-2002-Patricia Turpin- In recognition of contribution to Environmental Conservation
EMA-Green Leaf Award- Environment Tobago- In recognition of world environment day 2004-Environmental Excellence.
Hilton T&T Icon Award- Patricia Turpin- Contribution in the field of Environment in T&T-2004.
World children unite certificate of appreciation-2005
Ocean Conservancy-outstanding and dedicated service to the international Coastal clean-up and commitment to advancing marine conservation by starting a sea change. 2002 to 2012
EMA- Conservation Award 2011
Certificate of appreciation- The Arthur Ashe for Urban Health-outstanding contribution to the social determinants of health summer internship programme for the Caribbean secondary school students in Trinidad and Tobago. 2012
TOURISM Award of appreciation- THA-in recognition of valuable contributions to the tourism industry in Tobago.-2012
BPTT spirit of community Award 2014 for commitment to making a positive change through community service.
T&T Hummingbird Silver Medal- for environmental Conservation-Patricia Turpin- 2012
McFarlane Regional Conservation Award- Patricia Turpin- 2013