Saturday, January 19, 2019

Environment

Mystery seaweed threatens French Caribbean

France 24/Reuters:- During a trip to the French overseas territory Guadeloupe on Friday, President Emmanuel Macron pledged to keep a promise to clean up toxic Sargassum seaweed within 48 hours...

Antigua: Snail bounty hunters begin work

Antigua Observer:-  The first set of Snail Bounty Hunters to sign contracts with the Ministry of Agriculture have started work aimed at ridding the island of the invasive Giant African...
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Tropical Storm warning in effect for St. Lucia as Kirk approaches

NEMO - Wednesday, September 26: Saint Lucia has been placed under a Tropical Storm warning as of 5:00 a.m. today. Tropical Storm Kirk is located near latitude 11.8 North,...
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BREAKING NEWS: Tropical Storm warning in effect for St. Lucia as Kirk approaches

NEMO - Wednesday, September 26: Saint Lucia has placed under a Tropical Storm warning as of 5:00 a.m. today. Tropical Storm Kirk is located near latitude 11.8 North, longitude...
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NHC: Islands should monitor progress of remnants of Kirk

National Hurricane Center (2:00 p.m. update): The remnants of Kirk are located more than 800 miles east of the Windward islands and are moving quickly westward at 20 to...
Knowledge Is Power

Knowledge is Power: More reasons we shouldn’t entertain a dolphinarium in Saint Lucia

PRESS RELEASE: One of the recurring messages that came out of the Saint Lucia National Trust’s (SLNT) viewing and panel discussion on 'Dolphin Dilemma: The Antigua and Barbuda Story' on...
Donation of Equipment to MOA

Donation of Equipment to MOA

PRESS RELEASE: Export Saint Lucia (TEPA) is making strides towards strengthening ties with the Department of Agriculture. In May of this year, the Agency and the Department of Agriculture, signed...
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Kirk now a tropical depression; still moving west

NHC (500 AM AST OR 0900 UTC): the center of Tropical Depression Kirk was located near latitude 9.5 North, longitude 37.4 West. The depression is moving toward the west...
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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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Tropical Storm Kirk accelerates west over Atlantic Ocean

NHC and weather.com: Tropical Storm Kirk, the 11th named storm of the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season, developed Saturday morning and is now aout 2,000 miles east of the Lesser Antillies. 'Kirk...