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Video: Building the future we want – the Caribbean Challenge initiative in Grenada

Showcasing the Government leadership of Grenada to safeguard their marine and coastal environment for future generations.

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Video: Rarity to Recovery – the story of the Antiguan Racer Snake

Filmmaker Kevin Collins visits Antigua and Barbuda and speaks to several experts whose tireless efforts are catapulting the Antiguan racer snake from rarity to recovery.

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Video: Champion of the Mangroves, Union Island, the Grenadines

On Union Island, Ann Harvey’s story of the mangroves demonstrates the protective power of nature and green infrastructure.

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Posting here at the Green Antilles blog is on hiatus right now, but you can still get green news from, for and about the Caribbean at the Green Antilles Facebook page.

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Can the Caribbean survive climate induced impacts?

The UN Climate Change Conference 2012 is being held in Quatar this week. Caribbean 360 reports on concerns of survivability for Caribbean islands in the face of rising sea temperatures and levels: The failure of the on-going UN Climate Change conference to address important issues will lead to serious consequences for the existence of Small […]

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Green Antilles interview: Salome Buglass, Masters student at UBC, asks Have Tobago’s corals survived mass bleaching?

It is my joy to present the second Green Antilles interview. Salome Buglass is a Master’s student at the University of British Columbia. She spoke to Green Antilles about her research on coral reefs, what inspires her and her hopes for marine conservation in the Caribbean. Green Antilles: Please introduce yourself and tell us where […]

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World Ocean Assessment workshop for the Caribbean

On November 13-15, a World Ocean Assessment Workshop was held for the Wider Caribbean in Miami, Florida. The Workshop for the Wider Caribbean is part of the larger Regular Process, an effort to regularly provide accurate information on the state of the marine environment to decision makers. This event was one of many workshops being […]

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Economic impact assessment of recreational fishing in the Caribbean

Recreational fisheries are prevalent in most Caribbean islands, though to date, the socio-economic characteristics of this sector are poorly studied. […]

Weekend photos: peacock flounders

Peacock flounder, © Michael Buchanan

The peacock flounder changes its color and the pattern on its skin to exactly match the sea floor. One of […]

New project to improve Caribbean cocoa production

Cocoa tree, Dominica

Scientists from the University of Greenwich, in cooperation with the University of Trinidad and Tobago and the Jamaica Cocoa Board […]

UN warns that over 1 million people in Haiti are threatened by food insecurity as a result of natural disasters

Flooding of a coastal town after Hurricane Sandy, Haiti

The United Nations has warned that natural disasters continue to exacerbate food insecurity in Haiti: The United Nations food relief […]

Barbados government planning to award offshore oil exploration licences

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The government of Barbados has announced its attention to award offshore oil exploration licences to BHP Billiton: Barbados will soon […]

Have Tobago’s corals survived mass bleaching?

Via Rockethub, Salome Buglass provides information about her university research project, which is searching for the answer to this critical […]