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Whalers kill 3 more orcas in St. Vincent (+video)

By Kenton X. Chance The whaler whose crew harpooned and killed three orcas off Barrouallie, a town in western St. Vincent, on Sunday, has defended his...

Islet set afire for illegal harvesting of bird eggs

The Ministry of Forestry has condemned what it has presented as the intentional setting of bushfires on Petit Canouan to facilitate the illegal harvesting of...

Vincy youth urged to record climate change impacts

Youth in St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) youth are being challenged to capture images of how climate change is affecting the islands through...

Gov’t to clamp down on single-use plastic bags

Following up on the ban on the importation and use of Styrofoam products, the government will, this year, implement a number of policies aimed...

More recycling needed in SVG — Minister  

With the success of the Styrofoam ban, the government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines will make further strides in removing non-biodegradable waste from...

Minister pleased with response to Styrofoam ban

Minister of Sustainable Development Camillo Gonsalves says he is “pleasantly surprised” with the use by vendors, especially food retailers, of non-Styrofoam products, even before...

C’bean destinations must set visitor cut-off point when storms loom

By Kenton X. Chance GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) -- The Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO) says regional destinations must have protocols to determine at what point they...

C’bean forecasters have ‘good news’ as dry season begins

By Kenton X. Chance GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC — After a disastrous hurricane season, Caribbean forecasters have good news for the upcoming dry season, which begins...

Restoration activities at Ashton Lagoon begin

Restoration work has begun on the largest mangrove forest and lagoon in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The work, which is led by local NGO,...

Derelict vehicle clean-up initiative continues

The Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force, the Public Health Department and the CWSA Solid Waste Management Unit continue their collaboration to...