Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Environment

Desilting of Castries River This Weekend

Press Release:-  Ahead of the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season, Government is being proactive with state preparation, to help safeguard life and property of residents. As such, the Department of...

SLNT Supports More Effective Management Of Marine Turtles

Press Release:- The Saint Lucia National Trust’s mandate includes the protection of Saint Lucia’s flora and fauna.  To this end, the Trust has supported the campaign for more effective management...

Saint Lucia Met Services Director Says Out Of Season Storms ‘Not Uncommon’

The Director of Saint Lucia's Meteorological Services, Venantius Descartes, has explained that it is not uncommon for storms to form outside of the official Atlantic hurricane season. The National Hurricane...

International Day for Biological Diversity

Press Release:- Saint Lucia and other Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity will be observing the 26th Anniversary of International Day for Biological Diversity (IDBD) throughout the month of...

First Named Storm of 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season Forms Southwest Of Bermuda

AccuWeather:- The National Hurricane Center (NHC) on Monday said that the first named storm of the 2019 Atlantic Season had formed hundreds of miles southwest of Bermuda. It was given...

Three-Eyed Snake Found In Australia

Sky News:- A three-eyed snake has been found by the road in Australia. Northern Territory Parks and Wildlife found the reptile, lovingly named Monty Python, on the Arnhem Highway near the...

SLNT Stages Successful Earth Day Activities

Press Release:- International Earth Day is a global event observed each year on April 22nd. According to the Earth Day Network, the organization that leads earth day worldwide, millions of...

UK Parliament Declares Climate Change Emergency

BBC News:- MPs have approved a motion to declare an environment and climate emergency. This proposal, which demonstrates the will of the Commons on the issue but does not legally...

State Of the Art Wildlife Center For Saint Lucia

Press Release:- The government of St. Lucia is expected to receive a new state -of -the -art Wildlife Conservation and Education Center (WCEC) in July which is expected to bring...

Regional Drought To Continue Into Wet Season

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Barbados-based Caribbean Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology (CIMH) says the drought situation in the Caribbean is expected to continue into the early wet season...