Saturday, November 17, 2018
BBC:-  New footage of the devastating impact of plastic pollution on wildlife has been captured by a BBC team. Seabirds are starving to death on the remote Lord Howe Island, a crew filming for the BBC One documentary Drowning in Plastic...
Barbados Prime Minister, Mia Mottley, has suggested a joint regional approach towards dealing with the problem of Sargassum buildup in several states, in an address Monday to the opening ceremony of the 65th meeting of the OECS Authority here. “We...
A tropical wave has been forecast to bring cloudiness and rain to Saint Lucia Thursday, with the heaviest rainfall expected during the midday to afternoon and in the evening, the Meteorological Office has said. “We expect moderate to heavy showers...
The Ministry of Health has expressed concern about the number of derelict vehicles littering the streets of Saint Lucia. Assistant Chief Environmental Health Officer, Parker Ragnanan, noted the ministry's concern while observing that the proper management of solid waste will...
Castries Mayor, Peterson Francis, has announced that as of next month, the Castries Constituency Council (CCC), will be adopting a zero tolerance approach to littering. “The same way that we are hauling people before the court for urinating and other...
CARICOM Today:-  The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat has resolved to present to the Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED) by the end of the year, a CARICOM Biodiversity Strategy (CBS). The Strategy will guide the protection and sustainable use the Community’s...
PRESS RELEASE: A new Taiwan – Saint Lucia agriculture project, Saint Lucia Commercial Orchid Greenhouse Management Project, has been launched at Union Orchid Garden facility recently.  This latest venture aimed to develop a standardized model for the commercial production...
OECS Media Release: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 — In recognition of World Oceans Day, observed on June 8, education specialists from around the world gathered in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil to attend a major innovation in education event: the 19th Virtual Educa. This...
Press Release:-  The Sir Ira Simmons Secondary School is taking a firm stand against improper garbage disposal.  It was of much delight to see students participating in an ‘In-house Clean- up Campaign’ on June 7th, 2018 organized by the Environmental...
PRESSS RELEASE: Leatherback Turtles are the largest marine turtles, can weigh in around 500kg, dive up to 1200ft and cross both the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. As if Leatherback Turtles didn’t have enough to worry about, with their relatively...