Buck Island Reef National Monument: Watch 'Caribbean Gem'

Welcome to Buck Island!  Before you come please watch our 2014 Telly Award winning film 'Caribbean Gem.' Watching this will catch you up on 50+ years of National Park Service protection and civic engagement. Learn what we do every day to preserve this resource for Virgin Islanders and Visitors alike.

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Juvenile Hawksbill turtle

Outdoor Activities

Two thirds of the island is surrounded by an elkhorn coral barrier reef, providing an ecosystem for hundreds of species of marine life.

Rich marine life ecosysytem

Rich marine life ecosysytem

The Monument supports a large variety of terrestrial and marine plants and animals, including endangered and threatened species.

Explore Buck Island

Explore Buck Island

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Mailing Address:

2100 Church St. #100
Christiansted, VI 00820


(340) 773-1460

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