Friday, November 16, 2018
National Hurricane Center: At 500 AM AST (0900 UTC), the center of Hurricane Beryl was located near latitude 11.1 North, longitude 49.8 West. Beryl is moving toward the west-northwest near 14 mph (22 km/h). A west-northwestward motion with some...
Hurricane Beryl continues to strengthen and is expected to still be a hurricane when it reaches the Lesser Antilles late Sunday or early Monday, the Saint Lucia Meteorological Services said. According to the department, interests in Saint Lucia and the...
PRESS RELEASE: Soufriere, St Lucia – For the past few months, the Sulphur Springs Park has been on the receiving end of vandalism and theft.  In an effort to mitigate these activities, the Soufriere Regional Development Foundation, (SRDF) has...
The first Atlantic hurricane for 2018, Beryl, has become a category one storm, which is expected to quickly weaken by late Saturday, according to meteorological forecasts. The Saint Lucia Meteorological Services announced that all interests in Saint Lucia and the...
USA Today:-  A tropical depression strengthened into Tropical Storm Beryl on Thursday afternoon, theNational Hurricane Centre said. As of 2:30 p.m. ET Thursday, Beryl had winds of 40 mph and was moving to the west at 16 mph. It was located about...
The Saint Lucia Meteorological Services has said that  it is closely monitoring an approaching system. But the department has asserted that there is no cause for alarm. Director, Vanantius Descartes, disclosed shortly before noon Thursday that the system was about 40...
The Bruno Project, which has been taking care of stray dogs on Vigie beach, has expressed doubts over reports that the animals were responsible for the death of two Hawksbill turtles recently. The Department of Fisheries believes that the dogs...
A team of Good Samaritans came to the rescue of a turtle in distress recently, after the creature fell into an open tomb at Choc Cemetery, the Department of Fisheries has confirmed. The incident occurred in May. Two of the rescuers...
Barbados Nation:-  One of Crop Over’s private free fetes, Soca On The Beach cooler-beach party, that would have seen possibly hundreds of party-goers descend on and trample the island’s prime Hawksbill nesting site, was called off hours before it was...
The Department of Fisheries has expressed grave concern about the discovery of two dead turtles this week on Vigie beach. The turtles are believed to have been mauled by stray dogs, the department’s Communications and Information Officer, Yvonne Edwin, told...