Environment

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Atlantic Hurricane Season starts today

The 2017 Atlantic Hurricane season officially starts today. Forecasters have predicated an active season with five to nine possible hurricane and 11 to 17 named tropical storms like to develop in the...

New boa constrictor species discovered on remote Caribbean island

A new species of boa constrictor has been discovered on a remote island in the Bahamas. Scientists identified 20 of the metre-long snakes during two expeditions to the Caribbean islands,...
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Support World Environment & Oceans Day

PRESS RELEASE:-The Department of Agriculture, Fisheries, Natural Resources & Co-operatives calls for public support in observing of World Environment and World Oceans Day on June 5 and 8, 2017....
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Climate change workshops for teachers

PRESS RELEASE:-Considering their pivotal role, it benefits a country if teachers are aware of the impact of climate change. Primary and secondary school teachers from the eight education districts on...
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WASCO: Network update May 29th, 2017

PRESS RELEASE:-The Water and Sewerage Company Inc. (WASCO) wishes to advise of water schedule for communities in the Northern part of the island, for today Monday 29th May 2017: Network...

CCC proposes new plan for city vending

The Castries Constituency Council is set to unveil a new plan for vending in the city. According to Mayor Peterson Francis the plan calls for the removal of all metal...
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Forecasters predict active 2017 hurricane season

With the start of the Atlantic hurricane season less than one week away, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, says it could be a busy one with five to nine hurricanes...
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Future of SLNT Director to be decided in June

A decision on the future of St Lucia National Trust Director Bishnu Tulsie could be revealed by the end of June. That's when the SLNT Council is set to meet...
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Dennery Fishermen’s Cooperative

The Dennery Fishermen's Cooperative was established on the 14th of September 1978 in the small fishing village of Dennery to cater to the needs of, and provide quality service...

Jump in renewable energy jobs worldwide: agency

(AFP) - The renewable energy sector employed 9.8 million people worldwide in 2016, marking a sharp increase from 2012, the Abu Dhabi-based International Renewable Energy Agency said on Wednesday. In...