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Harvey downgraded to tropical storm

New York Post:-The National Hurricane Center has downgraded Harvey from a Category 1 hurricane to a tropical storm. But officials say they are still worried about potentially catastrophic rainfall that will continue for days,...
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ECERA Regional Energy Committee Meeting

PRESS RELEASE:- Minister for Infrastructure, Ports, Energy & Labour, Honourable Stephenson King led a delegation to a Ministerial Dialogue and 14th Meeting of the Regional Energy Committee in Grenada on...

Cats kill one million birds a day in Australia

(AFP) - Feral and pet cats kill more than one million birds in Australia every day, new research showed Wednesday, with the staggering slaughter driving the decline of many...
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Belle Vue farmers stay competitive

GIS:-The Cooperative Attempts Innovative Market Approaches Through Its Organic Farming Project. The Belle Vue Farmers Co-Operative is hoping to improve product standards via an organic farming initiative. Anthony Herman, Project Coordinator...
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Climate Diplomacy Week Opinion Editorial

PRESS RELEASE:-By Ambassador Daniela Tramacere, Head of the European Union Delegation to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean States, the OECS, and CARICOM/CARIFORUM As we approach the start of the 2017 edition of...
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Enhancing environmental management and climate change legislation in Saint Lucia

PRESS RELEASE: Port of Spain, January 18, 2018 – Practitioners, policy makers and civil society groups in Saint Lucia participated in a national workshop on December 6-7, 2017 to...
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Caribbean Youth Environment Network announces partnership with Solar Head of State at COP23 Climate...

PRESS RELEASE: Plans to educate youth about renewable energy across the region During this year COP23 climate conference, the Caribbean Youth Environment Network (CYEN) and Solar Head of State (SHOS) launched a...

NCA, National Trust Launch Environmental Clubs

Press Release:-  The National Conservation Authority (NCA), in partnership with the Saint Lucia National Trust (SLNT), arranged a viewing of “Blue Planet: Our Ocean” to launch environmental clubs in in...

Magnitude 7.6 earthquake triggers tsunami fears in Caribbean

(AP) - A magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck in the Caribbean Sea between the coast of Honduras and the Cayman Islands on Tuesday night, shaking the mainland and causing officials...

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...