Saturday, November 17, 2018
SLUMET:  A tropical wave is expected to continue to produce cloudiness, showers, gusty winds and thunderstorms mainly over the Leeward Islands during the next 24 hours. Forecast for Saint Lucia valid for the next 24 hours - Winds will be blowing...
black-sigatoka

Combating Black Sigatoka

The Black Sigatoka Management Project has declared successes in tackling the leaf spot disease, Black Sigatoka. Martin Satney, Manager of the Black Sigatoka Management Project, said the project was implemented via a two phase strategy. Towards the completion of phase...
Environmentalists were on Wednesday encouraged to seriously consider the Convention on Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS) as a mechanism that can support Regional conservation objectives. The advice came from Dr. Thérèse Yarde, Project Coordinator, Caribbean Hub Capacity-Building ACP-MEAs at the CARICOM Secretariat. She...
SLUMET: A tropical wave located about 800 miles east of the Lesser Antilles is moving westward near 23 mph or 37 km/h. This system is expected to produce showers and thunderstorms over the island chain from tonight. A second...
On Sunday morning, the South Carolina honey bees began to die in massive numbers. Death came suddenly to Dorchester County, S.C. Stressed insects tried to flee their nests, only to surrender in little clumps at hive entrances. The dead worker bees littering...
PRESS RELEASE:-Saint Lucia and the Commonwealth of Dominica are the only two Eastern Caribbean countries that have not yet signed on to the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) Declaration on Principle 10. This declaration, which has a total of 22...
Officials from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), and the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) have signed an agreement to provide US$33,000,000 toward the financing of sustainable infrastructure projects in the Caribbean. The agreement supports the improvement of the resilience of...
Twenty-two (22) Signatory Countries and over 40 representatives of the public made significant progress at the 4th Meeting of the Negotiating Committee for a Regional Agreement on Access to Information, Public Participation and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters...
PRESS RELEASE:-BRIDGETOWN, Barbados- August 24, 2016 – Officials from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) and the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) have signed an agreement to provide USD33,000,000 towards financing sustainable infrastructure projects in the Caribbean region. At least 50...
National Hurricane Center: A large area of disorganized showers and thunderstorms located a few hundred miles east of the Leeward Islands is associated with a tropical wave. Environmental conditions are somewhat conducive for development of this system during the next couple...