International Union for the Conservation of Nature writes to the Jamaican Government re: Goat Islands

Please see below yesterday’s press release from the Jamaica Environment Trust (JET). The  International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has expressed deep concern over the proposed transshipment port. It notes that the Portland Bight Protected Area (PBPA) has been recognized as a Key Biodiversity Area (by the Critical Ecosystems Partnership Fund), an Important Bird … More International Union for the Conservation of Nature writes to the Jamaican Government re: Goat Islands

Interpreting Jamaican Heritage Through Birds: the Caribbean Birding Trail

Please find below a press release from the Caribbean Birding Trail, a project of the Society for the Conservation and Study of Caribbean Birds. The CBT’s Interpretive Plan (see link below) is well worth reading and contemplating. It focuses on crucial issues for Jamaica, including tourism and development – and the potential of eco-tourism, which … More Interpreting Jamaican Heritage Through Birds: the Caribbean Birding Trail