Friday, December 13, 2019

Environment

Baby Turtles Invade Anse La Raye

Dozens of baby turtles Friday evening invaded the fishing village of Anse La Raye, videos posted on social media show. Residents of the village were seen ushering the tiny creatures...

Forecasters Monitoring Tropical Disturbance In Central Atlantic

A tropical disturbance moving across the central Atlantic could strengthen into a tropical depression or tropical storm as it heads west toward the Lesser Antilles over the next several...

Student Volunteers Strengthen Flood Resilience In Saint Lucia

Press Release:- The OECS Commission and the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility (CCRIF SPC) are continuing efforts to reduce flooding and strengthen resilience in the community of Malgretoute, in...

July Set New Global Heat Record

BERLIN (AP) — July was the hottest month measured on Earth since records began in 1880, the latest in a long line of peaks that scientists say backs up...

Saint Lucia Being Used For Pilot Project That Could Benefit OECS

St. Lucia is being used in a pilot programme that seeks to create a sustainable economic model for the management and recycling of plastic waste in the Caribbean. The two-year...

Bruceville Targetted In Major Plastic Waste Cleanup Campaign

Eleven truck loads of plastic waste have been removed from Bruceville, Vieux Fort, as part of a major clean up campaign around Saint Lucia. Prime Minister Allen Chastanet who announced...

Met Office Cautions Against ‘Overzealous’ Reports About Weather

The Saint Lucia Met Office is concerned that overzealous reports about the weather are giving people the wrong impression. Meteorological Officer Andre Joyeux explained that at times persons become 'overzealous'...
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NEMO Advises Caution As Tropical Wave Affects Saint Lucia

The National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO) has advised persons living in flood prone areas of Saint Lucia to be vigilant, as a tropical wave affects the Island. Earlier on Sunday...
Atlantic Tropical Disturbance Expected to Develop This Weekend East of the Lesser Antilles (Invest 96L)

Atlantic Tropical Disturbance Expected to Develop This Weekend East of the Lesser Antilles

The Weather Channel: A disturbance in the eastern Atlantic Ocean is expected to develop into a tropical depression by this weekend and could affect parts of the eastern Caribbean...

‘Robust’ Tropical Disturbance Reported In Atlantic

AccuWeather:- While an area of disturbed weather off the coast of the southeastern United States is not likely to become a powerful tropical storm, a robust tropical disturbance over the central...