Tag Archives: Senior Forestry Supervisor

FORESTRY AND HURRICANE SEASON

Vincentians have been urged by the Forestry Services within the Ministry of Agriculture – to ensure that they are prepared for the Hurricane season. The encouragement came from Senior Forestry Supervisor, Cornelius Richards – who said that people often wait until the last minute, to have their overhanging trees cut. Mr. Richards is however appealing… Continue Reading →

PLANTING MORE TREES

An appeal has been made to persons here, to plant more trees in order to ensuring that the nation remains green. The appeal came from Cornelius Richards, Senior Forestry Supervisor, within the Forestry Department attached to the Ministry of Agriculture. Mr. Richards said they continue to see Vincentians becoming more involved in Tree Planting exercises,… Continue Reading →

FORESTRY AND MIGRATORY BIRDS

Senior Forestry Supervisor, Cornelius Richards said they recently had to address an issue on Petit Canouan where people were lighting fires to harvest wild bird eggs. He said while people traditionally harvest bird eggs on this island, the using of fire was not an issue before and using fire to hunt animals has many negative… Continue Reading →