Environment

Saint Lucia whiptail lizard (Cnemidophorus vanzoi) on Maria Islands - (C) Twyla Holland, FFI

Causeway to catastrophe for Saint Lucia’s endangered wildlife

Fauna and Flora International: Plans to link offshore island refuge to mainland would spell disaster for the world’s rarest snake and other threatened species. Conservationists across the globe are expressing...

MASL undertakes beach clean up

The Media Association of Saint Lucia (MASL), undertook a clean up of Vigie beach on Sunday, removing nearly twenty bags of garbage from the area. MASL President,Miguel Fevrier,  observed that...

Sighting of the World’s Rarest Snake at Maria Islands

Press Release: On an island which relaxes the mind, with birds chirping, anoles and whiptails scurrying over leaf litter; Maria Islands Nature Reserve is home to five endemic reptiles including...

Sandals recognized for water conservation

Castries Saint Lucia - April 4, 2017 - Sandals Resorts International continues to play a leading role in conservation and environmental matters in the Caribbean, so much so that...

Mayor criticises private garbage collectors

Castries Mayor, Peterson Francis, has  accused private garbage collectors of failing to provide the service that is required. Francis made the accusation while making it clear that  the Castries Constituencies...
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NEMO reports successful tsunami drill

Radio broadcast and a smartphone application tests were also fruitful. Director of the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO), said a March 21 tsunami simulation provided the ideal opportunity for the...
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Coconut Bay staff benefit from training in management of the sea turtle population

With the onset of the 2017 Sea Turtle nesting season, the Management of Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa with the support of local Department of Fisheries last week...

OECS Commission observes World Meteorological Day

Press Release:-Thursday, March 23, 2017 — The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States’ Commission observes World Meteorological Day today, March 23, under the theme “Understanding Clouds.” This year’s theme was...

Flow and CYEN Help to Prepare for Climate Change

Press Release:-Flow and the Caribbean Youth Environment Network (CYEN) are teaming up to inspire and motivate young Saint Lucians to join in the celebration of Earth Hour 2017, a...
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CYEN invites students to participate in video/essay competitions to highlight importance of oceans

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 socio-economic...