Environment

Francis Accuses SLP of Hypocrisy in Dolphin Park Controversy

National Security Minister, Hermangild Francis, has accused the Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP), which he once supported, of hypocrisy in its opposition to a proposed Dolphin Park at Pigeon...

Passersby rescue turtle in distress at Choc Cemetery

Concerned passersby rescued a turtle which had fallen into an open tomb in the Choc Cemetery Tuesday morning, it has been reported. An eyewitness told St Lucia Times that a...

Dominica PM urges more resources for disaster resilience and response

Dominica's Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, has urged the creation of a special fund to assist countries that are impacted by climate change. Skerrit declared that those who contribute to the...

Why Parisians need to stop worrying and learn to love the rats

The Local (FR):-  Paris has declared war on its four million rats, even in some places bringing back the guillotine to help exterminate them. But instead the city should embrace its cuddly...

Mystery seaweed threatens French Caribbean

France 24/Reuters:- During a trip to the French overseas territory Guadeloupe on Friday, President Emmanuel Macron pledged to keep a promise to clean up toxic Sargassum seaweed within 48 hours...

Antigua: Snail bounty hunters begin work

Antigua Observer:-  The first set of Snail Bounty Hunters to sign contracts with the Ministry of Agriculture have started work aimed at ridding the island of the invasive Giant African...
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Tropical Storm warning in effect for St. Lucia as Kirk approaches

NEMO - Wednesday, September 26: Saint Lucia has been placed under a Tropical Storm warning as of 5:00 a.m. today. Tropical Storm Kirk is located near latitude 11.8 North,...
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BREAKING NEWS: Tropical Storm warning in effect for St. Lucia as Kirk approaches

NEMO - Wednesday, September 26: Saint Lucia has placed under a Tropical Storm warning as of 5:00 a.m. today. Tropical Storm Kirk is located near latitude 11.8 North, longitude...
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NHC: Islands should monitor progress of remnants of Kirk

National Hurricane Center (2:00 p.m. update): The remnants of Kirk are located more than 800 miles east of the Windward islands and are moving quickly westward at 20 to...
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Knowledge is Power: More reasons we shouldn’t entertain a dolphinarium in Saint Lucia

PRESS RELEASE: One of the recurring messages that came out of the Saint Lucia National Trust’s (SLNT) viewing and panel discussion on 'Dolphin Dilemma: The Antigua and Barbuda Story' on...