The Barbados geology, habitat, ﬂora and fauna are
distinctive. They include the gullies, underground
lakes and caves and the precious coastal eco-
systems like Graeme Hall Swamp; habitat to a 100
species of migrating birds and permanent residents.
Geologically Barbados is unique, being actually two
land masses that merged together over the years.
This and other anomalies make this Caribbean
island quite phenomenal, and there are geological
structures that you will ﬁnd only in Barbados. NATURE: THE ARCHITECT OF CHARACTER
The physical character of a place is deﬁned by
nature itself. Beach, sand and coconut trees
www.Barbados.org depict a tropical island. Luxury hotels and
upscale seaside residences make it elegant.
PO Box 16B, Baslen House, Bridgetown,
St. Michael, Barbados. Nature is deeper than sand, sea, landscapes,
246 429 2653 beautiful resorts and buildings. It is the
distinctivelycharming@Barbados.org foundation of life, character and lifestyle.
Barbados is Blessed with abundant nature and
2. Distinctively Charming
wildlife and habitat
Barbados is home to many species of wildlife
including the green monkey, the mongoose,
friendly sea turtles, singing frogs, ﬂying ﬁsh, birds,
bees and butterﬂies.
Farm animals graze in the ﬁelds as egrets forage
behind the tractors and workers who plough the
red earth for crops of sweet potatoes, cassava,
okras, yam and tropical vegetables and fruit.
The Barbados blackbelly sheep roam the farmers
ﬁelds and highways freely.