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By Edition On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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Earthquake near the ABC-islands

WILLEMSTAD – There was an earthquake pretty close to Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao. But there were no reports of this earthquake on the islands. As far as is known no one felt it. Earthquake, Caribbean Sea, magnitude More...

caves
By Edition On Friday, December 16th, 2016
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25th anniversary Hato caves

WILLEMSTAD - Hato Caves celebrates its 25th anniversary. At least, they are about 200,000 years old, but since only 25 years open to the public. The caves were used by the Caiquetio Indians and later the slaves More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 12th, 2016
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Fishy Caribbean ‘juveniles’ to be recognized as a new species, the Hourglass basslet

WILLEMSTAD - Living in deep reefs in the Atlantic Ocean, the banded basslet, a small and colorful species with a wide range of distribution, has long been thought to undergo significant changes during its growth More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 10th, 2016
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Dolphin Academy announces the birth of two strong healthy female calves

WILLEMSTAD - It is with great pleasure and pride that Dolphin Academy Curaçao announces the birth of two strong and healthy female calves. Both calves had their first, critical month of life well spent. The first More...

turtles
By Edition On Thursday, November 10th, 2016
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Support Sea Turtle Conservation Curaçao (part2)

WILLEMSTAD - Sea Turtle Conservation Curacao (STCC) is a volunteer based CARMABI program. The main objective of the program is to collect data that can support national and international decision making to achieve More...

turtles
By Edition On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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Sea Turtle Conservation Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD — In February 2014, Curaçao took another step forward in the protection of some of the island’s most charismatic and threatened species – sea turtles. On February 18th and 19th the Secretary pro More...

fish
By Edition On Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
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Kingdom focuses on pelagic fishing

WILLEMSTAD - The waters surrounding the Caribbean islands of the Kingdom are going to be better monitored. There is a lack of effective management of resources in the waters surrounding the islands. There is now More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
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Neglected mangroves to become green oasis in Otrobanda

WILLEMSTAD - A beautifully clean mangrove park, through which you can canoe and walk, with a boardwalk and a lookout tower where tourists can take selfies with their cruise ship in the background. That's all in More...

makambas
By Edition On Monday, May 16th, 2016
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Curacao Footprint Foundation spots Makamba in Boka Sami

WILLEMSTAD - The Curacao Footprint Foundation reports that they have spotted nesting stilts or makamba's in the nature area of Boka Sami. In the Rif area at Mundu Nobo mating royal terns have been observed. And More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016
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Hurricane season outlook ramps up after tame 2015

COLORADO - With the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season officially due to get underway on June 1, the respected climatology team at Colorado State University (CSU) has released its outlook for the upcoming season. The More...