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Oil and Gas compliance inspection of the Liza Destiny

In the month of March, the Oil and Gas Unit conducted a full scale compliance...

The Environmental Protection Act, Cap. 20:05, bestows investigative and enforcement powers upon Officers of the EPA

In executing the functions of the Environmental Protection Agency, there are several powers and protections...

The Environmental Annual Report – An Important Record/Account of Environmental Compliance

The Annual Report is a once-per-year document that is mandatory for many organizations and a...

EPA’s Response to Misconceptions in the Media regarding the Modified Liza 1 Environmental Permit

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wishes to address several misconceptions and inaccuracies being pedalled by...

Protecting our nature

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To Promote, Facilitate And Coordinate Effective Environmental Management And Protection; And The Sustainable Use Of Guyana Natural Resources

Mainstreaming Biodiversity Project launched

On February 25, 2021, the Government of Guyana through the Ministry of Finance signed a Letter of Agreement (LoA) with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) clearing the way for the implementation for the Biodiversity Mainstreaming Project “Strengthening the enabling framework for biodiversity mainstreaming and mercury reduction in small-scale gold...


Short Term Noise permit


Yellowtail Development Public Review Ends On December 15

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wishes to refute an inaccuracy contained in a Kaieteur News article dated November 16, 2021, under the headline “US$900M Gas-to- shore, oil projects will significantly impact marine resources”. A section of the article states: “OVER THE LAST TWO WEEKS, THE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (EPA) HAS HELD...


Air quality in Guyana

PM2.5 concentration in Georgetown is currently 4.8 times the WHO annual air quality guideline value

Air quality in Guyana

Valid until: 5:00 pm, Fri 30th September 2022




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