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Environment & Oceans Day Thank You

PRESS RELEASE:-The Department of Fisheries would like to thank members of the public for their tremendous support and participation in the observance of World Environment and Oceans Day 2017. ...

No Garbage Collection For Christmas, New Year’s Day

The Saint Lucia Solid Waste Management Authority (SLSWMA) has announced that there be no garbage collection on Christmas Day and New Year's day. Both days will fall on a Tuesday. The...

Major Maintenance Underway At Deglos Landfill

Poor conditions caused by major maintenance at the Desglos sanitary landfill  are a source of distress to staff of the  Saint Lucia Solid Waste Management Authority (SLSWMA) and users...

Rovman Powell To Lead West Indies

Rovman Powell will lead West Indies in their three-match One-Day International series against Bangladesh starting next weekend, it has been announced. CMC has reported that Jason Holder who is the...

Why Parisians need to stop worrying and learn to love the rats

The Local (FR):-  Paris has declared war on its four million rats, even in some places bringing back the guillotine to help exterminate them. But instead the city should embrace its cuddly...

Saint Lucia innovates to address Sargassum seaweed

GEF:-  Sargassum is free-floating brown macro-algae that lives in the temperate and tropical oceans of the world. In the open ocean, the floating seaweed provides important ecosystem services by acting as...

NEMO Issues Preparedness Tips & Urges Public to Monitor Storm

Tuesday, September 27: The National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) urges the public to monitor the progress of the storm and to listen for national weather advisories. The National Emergency Management...
Accumulation of plastics-Fond d’Or

Department of Sustainable Development encourages public to minimize use of plastics as the world...

PRESS RELEASE: “Beat Plastic Pollution”, the theme for World Environment Day 2018, is a call to action for all of us to come together to combat one of the...

Rigobert commends Saint Lucia’s climate change efforts

Minister for Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development, Dr. Gale Rigobert, commended Saint Lucia for its efforts to help mitigate the effects of climate change. The minister's comments were...

Fishers want government help to deal with sargassum seaweed

A buildup of sargassum seaweed is threatening the livelihood of Dennery Fishers, the Operations Supervisor of the Dennery Fishermen's Cooperative Society, Agnita Thomas, has disclosed. "The landing area - the...