The Virgin Islands Conservation Society, Inc. (VICS, Inc.) was Incorporated, June 4, 1968.
VICS’ By-laws were approved in June, 1988.
Over the past four decades, VICS, Inc. has operated primarily through its two chapters, St. Croix Environmental Association (SEA) and the Environmental Association of St. Thomas and St. John (EAST).
In addition to operating within the Virgin Islands, since 1990 VICS, Inc. has represented the USVI at the national level through its affiliation with the National Wildlife Federation (NWF). Affiliation with NWF represents a continuing important function of VICS as a conduit for information from the territory to the National arena and for technical assistance and resources from national sources to the USVI.