Welcome to the Soufriere Scott's Head Marine Reserve

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CATS Programme

CATS Programme

This assistance is part of a regional programme between Germany and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), titled Caribbean Aqua-Terrestrial Solutions (CATS), and specifically its Programme Component 2 'Management of Coastal Resources and Conservation of Marine Biodiversity in the Caribbean'. In the five CARICOM countries of Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, CATS Component 2 focuses on improving the sustainable management, and in particular the sustainable financial management of Marine Managed Areas (MMA)...

Basic Rules

Basic Rules


  • Enjoy the beauty of the bay, above and below the water
  • Please dispose of any garbage you generate and or any you find.
  • Use and approved Dominica Watersports Operator to conduct your aquatic adventures safely by boat.


  • Jet Ski in the Marine Reserve
  • Stand on or break corals
  • Dispose of or dump any litter, soil, debris or pollutants into the Marine environment
  • Moor or anchor in the reserve without express permission from the Fisheries Division
  • Take samples of any fish, sponge coral or marine organism
  • Use a spear gun for the purposes of fishing
  • Scuba Dive independently without special permission from the Chief Fisheries officer