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Updated daily 7 days a week, 24 hours a day en-us copyright Jamaica Observer, 2011 Dredging of Kingston Harbour begins http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Dredging-of-Kingston-Harbour-begins_90328 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13660856/260144_86529_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, February 22, 2017 12:00 AM Wisynco launches biodegradable foam http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Wisynco-launches-biodegradable-foam_89690 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13647129/258694_85293_repro_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 16, 2017 12:00 AM PHOTO: Faking death? http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Faking-death-_89665 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13647135/258613_85232_repro_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, February 16, 2017 12:00 AM Rescuers form human chain to save whales http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Rescuers-form-human-chain-to-save-whales_89516 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13644189/258307_85044_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, February 15, 2017 12:00 AM Wisynco to introduce biodegradable foam product today http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Wisynco-to-introduce-biodegradable-foam-product-today_89587 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13340767/225605__w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, February 15, 2017 12:00 AM Montego Bay Marine Park, Sandals Foundation plant mangroves for World Wetlands Day http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Montego-Bay-Marine-Park--Sandals-Foundation-plant-mangroves-for-World-Wetlands-Day_88882 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13627560/257107_83793_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, February 08, 2017 12:00 AM Forestry Department urges protection http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Forestry-Department-urges-protection_88857 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13627394/257067_83731_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, February 08, 2017 12:00 AM 4 irrefutable truths about climate change science http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/4-irrefutable-truths-about-climate-change-science_88211 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13609878/trump-4_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, February 01, 2017 12:00 AM EFJ awards $85 million for climate change projects http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/EFJ-awards--85-million-for-climate-change-projects_88205 Local Environment Wednesday, February 01, 2017 12:00 AM 165 people trained as environmental wardens http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/165-people-trained-as-environmental-wardens_87687 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13600322/254651_w300.jpg Local News Friday, January 27, 2017 3:00 AM NEPA satisfied with Black River oil spill clean-up http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/NEPA-satisfied-with-Black-River-oil-spill-clean-up_87602 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/10782364/nepa-logo_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, January 26, 2017 12:00 AM Energy efficiency training workshop for hospitality sector http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Energy-efficiency-training-workshop-for-hospitality-sector_87521 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13595732/filename_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, January 25, 2017 12:00 AM Climate Change Division trains focal point personnel http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Climate-Change-Division-trains-focal-point-personnel_87522 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13595736/Vaz_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, January 25, 2017 12:00 AM Trump blocks Environment Protection Agency communication http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Trump-blocks-Environment-Protection-Agency-communication-_87524 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13595532/254292_81098_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, January 25, 2017 12:00 AM What a waste! http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/What-a-waste-_86195 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13562450/251947_78590_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, January 11, 2017 12:00 AM Study: Climate change will lead to annual coral bleaching in the Caribbean http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Study--Climate-change-will-lead-to-annual-coral-bleaching-in-the-Caribbean_85841 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13553563/251294__w300.jpg Local News Saturday, January 07, 2017 12:00 AM Regional group welcomes conclusion of regulatory project for CARIFORUM countries http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Regional-group-welcomes-conclusion-of-regulatory-project-for-CARIFORUM-countries_85836 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13552918/190590_78018_repro_w300.jpg Local News Saturday, January 07, 2017 12:00 AM Huge Antarctic ice block set to break off — scientists http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Huge-Antarctic-ice-block-set-to-break-off---scientists_85860 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13553615/251329_w300.jpg Local News Saturday, January 07, 2017 12:00 AM 17 ways to be good to Mother Earth (and yourself) in 2017 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/17-ways-to-be-good-to-Mother-Earth--and-yourself--in-2017_85505 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13545613/250732_77436_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, January 04, 2017 12:00 AM ‘Wattway’ opens http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/-Wattway--opens-_84596 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13530741/249677_76272_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, December 28, 2016 12:00 AM 66-lb turtle returned to ocean after rehab in Florida http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/66-lb-turtle-returned-to-ocean-after-rehab-in-Florida_84882 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13530760/249649_76232_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, December 28, 2016 12:00 AM Energy companies plan to boost wind generation in New Mexico http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Energy-companies-plan-to-boost-wind-generation-in-New-Mexico_84883 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13530761/249654_76234_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, December 28, 2016 12:00 AM