Virtual Seminars

The Friends Seminars aim to educate and inform on subjects related to the protection, conservation, and preservation of the natural and cultural resources in the Virgin Islands National Park.  You may register to attend via Zoom or watch recordings of past seminars

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St John Forever Legacy Planning Virtual Seminar

Recorded Jan 26, 2021

Explore leaving a legacy through the Friends with planned gifts, guided by expert financial planner Ralph Antolino, Jr., Principal at Antolino & Associates. Discussion includes an overview of the opportunities for trading tax dollars for philanthropy and ending up wealthier in the process. 

Bananaquit Gail Karlsson-

Birds of St John Virtual Seminar

Recorded January 12, 2021.

Learn about the resident and migratory birds of St. John as well as about Audubon's 121st Bird Count with VINP Ranger Laurel Brannick. 

Ocean Week Going Green Under The Sea Seminars

Recorded October 2020.

Adren Anderson & Willow Melamet, Friends VINP
The Positive Impact of Protected Waters Danielle Olive, Fisheries Biologist DPNR
Dr. Marilyn Brandt, UVI
Sunscreen Choices that Save Coral Reefs Harith Wickrema, Island Green Living