"Welcome to the Virgin Islands Marine Advisory Service"

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St. Thomas Campus Coordinator:
Howard Forbes Jr.  

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Albert A. Sheen Campus (St. Croix) Coordinator:
Marcia Taylor 

- Marine and Environmental Education -

The Virgin Islands Marine Advisory Service (VIMAS), a part of the University of Puerto Rico Sea Grant College Program, is located within the Center for Marine and Environmental Studies at the University of the Virgin Islands. VIMAS works with the Virgin Islands community to raise awareness about our natural resources and foster environmental stewardship. Check out some our recent highlights!

Coastal Cleanups     Recycling      Education   Mangrove Restoration

- VIMAS Features: Reef Fest- 

Reef Fest Social

Reef Fest is scheduled for April 14th at Yacht Haven Grande. Save the date because you don't want to miss this event where you can learn about our natural resources, win awesome prizes, and taste some really delicious lionfish!

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Office Phone: St. Thomas (340) 693-1672 / St. Croix (340) 692-4046
E-mail: St. Thomas (howard.forbes@live.uvi.edu) / St. Croix (mtaylor@uvi.edu)
Website: http://vimas.uvi.edu 
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Virgin Islands Marine Advisory Service
Center for Marine and Environmental Studies
University of the Virgin Islands

St. Thomas                                 St. Croix 
#2 John Brewers Bay                  RR #1, 10,000 Kingshill
St. Thomas, USVI 00802             St. Croix, USVI 00850-9781