Environment

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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...
Soufriere Foundation Road Rehabilitation Project

Soufriere Foundation makes roads better

Soufriere, St. Lucia – The Soufriere Foundation has made the Les Etangs -Fond Gens Libre Road more navigable for residents, commuters and vehicles frequenting the route. The road, which is...
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SRDF formalizes management of port Soufriere

The SRDF in collaboration with the Soufriere community saw the need to ensure proper beaching facilities. The Soufriere Regional Development Foundation (SRDF) has assumed management of the jetties in port...

Major Coastal Stabilization Project Launched

Press Release:-Increased wave actions, intensified storms, receding coastlines and disappearing beaches have made it difficult for even the biggest critic to ignore the impacts of climate change on Small...
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Soufriere Foundation Formalizing Management of Port Soufriere

Soufriere, St. Lucia – The Soufriere Regional Development Foundation (SRDF) has assumed management of the jetties in port Soufriere; the main dock, a boardwalk facility, the Fisheries Complex unit...

Antigua: Board implements new policy for pesticide imports

Antigua Observer:-The Pesticides and Toxic Chemicals Control Board now has the staffing needed to implement an Act passed almost 10 years ago. Registrar Jonah Ormond said The Pesticides and Toxic...

CYEN to observe Earth Hour 2017

Press Release:-The Caribbean Youth Environment Network is a non-profit, civil society, charitable body that focuses its resources on empowering young people and their communities to develop programmes/actions to address...

Bay Gardens stops using styrofoam

Press Release:-Gros Islet, Saint Lucia, February 17, 2017– The Green Globe certified resort chain, Bay Gardens Resorts has discontinued the use all Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) products throughout their properties....
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Bay Gardens Resorts discontinues use of Expanded Polystyrene EPS (styrofoam) products

Gros Islet, Saint Lucia, February 17, 2017– The Green Globe certified resort chain, Bay Gardens Resorts has discontinued the use all Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) products throughout properties. Expanded Polystyrene (EPS)...
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Caribbean warned to prepare for more severe storms

At an OECS climate change forum, environmentalists warn that frequency and intensity of extreme weather conditions is likely to increase. OECS member states have been urged to prepare for more...