Environment

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SLNT Continues To Host Earth Day Events Island Wide

Press Release:- Although Earth Day was officially observed globally on April 22nd, the Saint Lucia National Trust (SLNT) will be continuing efforts to raise awareness about the need to protect...

Saint Lucia Shapes Its Climate Research Agenda

Press Release:-  Under the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) process, the Government of Saint Lucia is continuing its efforts to enhance engagement with all sectors of Saint Lucian society on...
accuweather 2019 hurricane season forecast

2019 Hurricane Season Forecast

After an active Atlantic hurricane season in 2018, AccuWeather forecasters are predicting 2019 to result in a near- to slightly above-normal season with 12 to 14 storms. Of those storms,...

Minister Issues Statement On Plastic, Styrofoam Ban

Press Release:- The Government of Saint Lucia is committed to improving the health and environment of the nation. As I indicated in my announcement in August 2018, and as studies...

Saint Lucia joins the UN Environment Clean Seas Campaign

Press Release:- The Government of Saint Lucia is delighted to be part of the UN Environment’s Clean Seas Campaign which was launched in 2017. Several other Caribbean countries have also...

Caribbean Countries To Develop Climate Resilient Fisheries Industries

CARICOM Today:- The Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism and CCRIF SPC have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop climate-resilient fisheries and aquaculture industries in the region. The purpose of the MOU is...

Saint Lucia Supports Environmental Conservation, Justice

Press Release:- In seeking to guarantee the rights of present and future generations to healthy environments and to sustainable development, the Escazú Agreement—the Regional Agreement on Access to Information, Public...

Massive Pregnant Snake Caught In Florida

BBC News:- A national park in Florida has captured a record 17ft (5.2m) python using an innovative approach to tackling the invasive species. The female snake, the largest ever to be...

Clean Up Campaign In Canaries

Press Release:- Climate change presents the single biggest threat to development. Its widespread, unprecedented impact is already affecting the most vulnerable countries and populations, in particular, the least developed countries and...

Pregnant Whale Had 22 KG Of Plastic In Stomach

CNN:- The carcass of a pregnant sperm whale that washed up in Sardinia, Italy, last week had 22 kilograms (49 pounds) of plastic in its stomach, and was carrying...