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Thursday, June 7, 2018

Some Caribbean countries seek curbs on production and use of plastic bags

Colombia: The United Nations Environment Program (UN Environment) says several countries in Latin America and the Caribbean are using taxes, bans and technological innovation to restrict the production and consumption of plastic bags and reduce their harmful impact on oceans and marine species. Comment

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017

Marine researchers say Caribbean coastlines are battered, but not beaten

Venezuela: A study by the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute shows that coastlines on Caribbean islands show signs of wear, but expressed hope that some of the damage can be reversed. Comment

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