Tag Archives: Fires

Rising Concerns Of Bush Fires In SVG By The Forestry Department

The Forestry Department is expressing concerns about the recent increase of bush and forest fires being lit around this time. The Department says these fires have been more frequent on the leeward side of the island, where the wanton lighting of the dry vegetation has resulted in destruction of property, livelihoods and the probable cause… Continue Reading →

Local Emergency Operators Beckons Public To Desist From Lighting Bush Fires And Other Destructive Activities

The Fire Department of the local Police Force has restated its ongoing commitment to reducing the impact of fires on the lives of Vincentians. This commitment was given by Assistant Superintendent of Police, Joel James, during the On the Beat programme aired on NBC Radio on Monday evening, which focused on fire prevention.