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The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Environment Fund is appealing to Vincentians to help protect wildlife species

The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Environment Fund is appealing to Vincentians to help protect wildlife species that may have been displaced from forested areas, due to the explosive eruption of La Soufriere Volcano. Director of the Fund Louise Mitchell, said many of the country’s forested areas have been destroyed and fragile ecosystems have been… Continue Reading →

Dr. Thomas Christopher and Professor Richard Robertson have weighed in on the topic of Lahar or mud flows

Lead Scientist for the La Soufriere Monitoring Team, Dr. Thomas Christopher has advised that there be closer monitoring of construction of residential and other structures in areas close to La Soufriere Volcano, to mitigate the impact of lahars or mud flows. Dr. Christopher was speaking on NBC’s Eyeing La Soufriere morning edition on Friday. Meanwhile,… Continue Reading →