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Another Tropical Depression Likely To Form Late Monday

August 24, 2015     BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – Tropical storm Danny has become a tropical depression as it moves through the Eastern Caribbean, but residents were keeping their eye on a weather system that was 1,250 miles east of the Lesser Antilles. The Miami-based National Hurricane Center (NHC) said...

Weakening Tropical Depression Danny Crosses into C’bean

August 24, 2015       ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) — Wind and rain lashed Dominica and nearby islands Monday along the eastern edge of the Caribbean as Danny weakened to a tropical depression and headed east. There were no immediate reports of injuries or significant damage from the storm in...

Ministry Cites Sargassum Seaweed Environmental Advantages

August 4, 2015     ROAD TOWN, Tortola – The Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour is confirming that the Sargassum Seaweed that has washed along the Territory’s beaches and shorelines has many benefits and advantages to fisheries in the Virgin Islands. Acting Deputy Chief Conservation and Fisheries Officer, Mervin...