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Scientists Say Oceans Running Out Of Oxygen

BBC News:- Climate change and nutrient pollution are driving the oxygen from our oceans, and threatening many species of fish. That's the conclusion of the biggest study of its kind, undertaken...

Whale Found Dead With 100kg Of Litter In Stomach

Sky News:- A 100kg (220lb) "litter ball" has been discovered inside the stomach of a sperm whale which stranded and died on the Isle of Harris in the Outer Hebrides. The...

Sandals Helps Raise Environmental Awareness Through Children’s Literature

Press Release:- Staying true to its commitment to give back to youth – and spotlight the environment - throughout the Caribbean, The Sandals Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Sandals Resorts...

Saint Lucia Civil Society Urges Action On Climate, Challenges Media To Ramp Up Coverage

Press Release:- On the eve of the start of this year’s Conference of the Parties (COP) 25 to be held in Madrid from December 1 to 13, civil society organisations,...

Saint Lucia Group Pens Letter To Government: ‘Save Our Coast!’

Open Letter to the Government of Saint Lucia and the Nation November 22nd 2019, Saint Lucia In relation to the Change.org Petition by Cas en Bas to Pointe Hardy Advocates, “Maintain...

Endangered Red Panda Escapes Zoo

BBC News:- Authorities are searching for a red panda that escaped from a zoo in south-eastern France. Staff at St-Martin-la-Plaine zoo near Lyon say the endangered animal got free by scaling...

Garbage Disposal At Vieux Fort Landfill Halted

The Saint Lucia Solid Waste Management Authority (SLSWMA) has halted all garbage disposal activities at the Vieux Fort Landfill, it has been announced. A release issued on behalf of the...
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Barbados to Ban Single Use Plastics on January 1, 2020

As a part of the movement towards a green economy and in its goal to have Barbados plastic-free by 2020, the Barbados government has placed a ban on single-use...

Hundreds Of Koalas Feared Dead In Australia Bush Fires

CNN:- More than 350 koalas are feared to have been killed by bushfires in Australia's New South Wales state, animal experts say. The blazes -- which have been burning near the...

2,000-Pound Great White Swimming Off Florida

CNN:- A great white shark that weighs over 2,000 pounds and measures 15 feet, 5 inches long has been swimming along the US East Coast. The female shark has been tagged...