U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Lisa Johnson Visits The Preserve

U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Lisa Johnson Visits The Preserve

4/12/2015 5:59:00 PM

On April 12-14, U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Lisa Johnson made an official trip to Eleuthera to meet with strategic partners and stakeholders on the island. During her stay, Chargé Johnson, along with accompanying U.S. Embassy representatives, was treated to a tour of The Levy Preserve by Manager, Falon Cartwright and Botanist, Dr. Ethan Freid. On the tour, Chargé Johnson expressed her support for the Bahamas National Trust and discussed the status of the Park System and the potential for future expansion as well as educational opportunities of mutual interest.  

 Falon Cartwright, 
Chargé d’Affaires Lisa
Johnson, and Dr. Ethan Freid pose for
a group shot

Dr. Freid discusses endemic plant conservation at The Preserve with Chargé Johnson and Economic Specialist, Hank Ferguson.

Dr. Freid highlights a carnivorous bladderwort species in The Preserve's Freshwater Wetland as Chargé Johnson looks on.