Cockpit Country Communities Raise Concerns About Protected Area


Earlier today, I was talking to a friend about outstanding concerns relating to the Cockpit Country boundaries. By the time I got home, coincidentally, the following press release from Jamaica Environment Trust had landed in my inbox. It’s very important to have this direct feedback from the communities affected, and this detailed response shows that … More Cockpit Country Communities Raise Concerns About Protected Area

Islanders of All Ages Celebrate Caribbean Endemic Birds


The Caribbean Endemic Bird Festival is a very special event on the BirdsCaribbean calendar. It is the time of year when we celebrate birds that are unique to US. It’s also very inclusive – not just for scientists and birdwatchers, but for everyone. Here is BirdsCaribbean’s press release, and some wonderful photos from some of … More Islanders of All Ages Celebrate Caribbean Endemic Birds

A Feline Encounter


She plants her elbows firmly on the desk in front of her, rests her chin on her hands, and gives you the benefit of her direct gaze. Miss Kitty is ready for you, now. Oh, you don’t know Miss Kitty? Let me introduce you. Her Facebook page notes that she is a “Radio & TV … More A Feline Encounter