Monday, February 24, 2020

Environment

Major Coastal Stabilization Project Launched

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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...
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Castries Lions and Leos Observe World Wetlands Day 2017

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Press Release:-On February 04, 2017, the Castries Lions and Leos joined with the members of the Saint Lucia National Trust, to observe World Wetlands Day. World Wetlands Day is annually...

SLNT celebrates World Wetlands Day 2017

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Press Release:-The Saint Lucia National Trust (SLNT) and other partners joined in the global effort to preserve wetlands by commemorating World Wetlands Day which is celebrated annually on February...
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OECS supports geothermal energy exploration

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Financing and government policy have been identified as the major challenges to the development of geothermal energy in the Eastern Caribbean, a survey conducted by the Energy Unit of...