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ECSC issues statement on Hurricane Irma

GIS:-The Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court is Committed to Supporting Recovery and Rehabilitation Efforts. On the evening of Sep. 5, 2017 and well into the following day, Hurricane Irma with winds...

Good Samaritans rescue turtle at Choc cemetery

A team of Good Samaritans came to the rescue of a turtle in distress recently, after the creature fell into an open tomb at Choc Cemetery, the Department of...
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March 3 is World Wildlife Day

The public is informed that March 3, 2017 is recognized worldwide as World Wildlife Day.  World Wildlife Day is celebrated on March 3, every year, the same day the...
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Road work at Mongiraud

GIS:-The Ministry of Infrastructure has Removed Hardened Concrete Along the Mongiraud Hill. The Ministry of Infrastructure has undertaken the necessary removal of hardened concrete, and the resurfacing of a section...
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St. Lucia Met: Residents advised to closely monitor Tropical Storm Kirk

National Hurricane Center (5:00 PM): The center of Tropical Storm Kirk was located near latitude 9.5 North, longitude 32.3 West. Kirk is moving toward the west near 23 mph...
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Saint Lucia’s Government House Now Solar Powered

The Government of Saint Lucia has a target of generating 35% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2020. This pristine island currently depends on dirty diesel generatorsfor power, but...

Community Meetings to Discuss Drainage Projects Successful

Press Release:-  On the heels of the contract signing for the island-wide drainage initiative, community meetings, got underway in earnest. In the first meeting, held in the community of Bexon,...
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Climate Change: Agreement and Action

PRESS RELEASE: During the summer I went home to Northern Ireland to visit my family.  In a room with my father, mother, two brothers, one sister and four rowdy...
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Tropical Storm Matthew continues a westward track

National Hurricane Center: At 500 PM AST (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Matthew was located near latitude 13.8 North, longitude 62.0 West. Matthew is moving toward the west near...

Drought concerns in parts of the Caribbean

By Glenroy Blanchette In its latest Drought Bulletin for April 2018, the Caribbean Drought and Precipitation Monitoring Network (CDPMN) reported concerns over long-term and short-term drought in several Caribbean islands. The...