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Sargassum_Navy
By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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Ascension free of Sargassum seaweed

WILLEMSTAD - The bay at Ascension is clean. This is according to the Unique Curaçao foundation. The organization has been working on the Sargassum seaweed for a week or so. In addition, they have received help More...

spearfishing
By Edition On Monday, August 6th, 2018
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Spear fisherman caught

WILLEMSTAD - The Coast Guard caught a spear fisherman. He received a fine and his catch was confiscated and destroyed. The man was caught in the act at Marie Pampoen. The destruction of the fish was recorded on More...

Morena-Resort
By Edition On Friday, July 20th, 2018
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Morena Resort: An island resort with a heart of gold

WILLEMSTAD - The luxurious and tranquil Morena Resort is the only eco-resort on the island of Curaçao. Morena is a unique place to spend a wonderful Caribbean vacation for anyone who has the environment at heart. More...

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By Edition On Friday, July 20th, 2018
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U.S. Ambassador visits CARMABI research station

WILLEMSTAD - The Ambassador of the United States in The Netherlands, Peter Hoekstra, visited the Carmabi Research Station this week. The visit was planned because of the growing collaboration between Curacao and More...

sargassum
By Edition On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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More Sargassum in Curaçao again

WILLEMSTAD - Once again large quantities of Sargassum seaweed have washed ashore on Curaçao. Among others at Shete Boca and Groot St. Joris. Since March of this year, the stifling seaweed washes ashore on the coast More...

Boka Tabla
By Edition On Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
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Platform in Boka Tabla cave offers spectacular underground view over the ocean

WILLEMSTAD - One of the ‘Boka’s’ in National Park Shete Boka has been transformed as part of the planned improvements that are being completed in 2018 for the park. The team of the Carmabi foundation placed More...

sargassum-seaweed
By Edition On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
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Masses of seaweed assaulting Caribbean islands

In retrospect, 2011 was just the first wave. That year, massive rafts of Sargassum—a brown seaweed that lives in the open ocean—washed up on beaches across the Caribbean, trapping sea turtles and filling the More...

doggy beach
By Edition On Wednesday, June 13th, 2018
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Online petition for Doggy Beach

WILLEMSTAD - Curacao Nature Conservation has started an online petition against the government, the pension fund and the Papagayo group. They want to develop the last piece of nature along the coast of Jan Thiel More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
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Carmabi did not agree with development Jan Thiel

WILLEMSTAD - The Caribbean Research and Management of Biodiversity (CARMABI) has not agreed with the plans to construct a new Papagayo Resort at Jan Thiel on a nature area. The nature organization says not to be More...

Oil spill
By Edition On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
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The Dutch ‘Rijkswaterstaat’ to provide assistance with oil spills on all islands

THE HAGUE - The ‘Rijkswaterstaat’ as part of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment has as its main role the practical execution of the public works and water management, including the construction More...