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Updated daily 7 days a week, 24 hours a day en-us copyright Jamaica Observer, 2011 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 Don’t buy protected animals as gifts — NEPA http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Don-t-buy-protected-animals-as-gifts---NEPA_84598 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13524642/249234_w300.jpg Local News Saturday, December 24, 2016 3:00 AM Oklahoma warns of more quakes from energy drilling http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Oklahoma-warns-of-more-quakes-from-energy-drilling_84325 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13518114/248659_75118_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, December 21, 2016 12:00 AM ‘Billions available for climate change but...’ http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/-Billions-available-for-climate-change-but----_79151 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/12910900/199972__w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, December 21, 2016 12:00 AM Small countries most vulnerable to warming climate, IMF warns http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Small-countries-most-vulnerable-to-warming-climate--IMF-warns_83779 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13507456/247596_73936_repro_w300.jpg Local News Friday, December 16, 2016 3:00 AM Jamaica dedicates Dolphin Head Forest Reserve to Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Jamaica-dedicates-Dolphin-Head-Forest-Reserve-to-Queen-s-Commonwealth-Canopy-_83560 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13501757/247194_73628_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, December 14, 2016 12:00 AM Jennifer Layke to advise incoming secretary http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Jennifer-Layke-to-advise-incoming-secretary_83542 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13501755/247197_73629_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, December 14, 2016 12:00 AM VTDI to help schools go solar http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/VTDI-to-help-schools-go-solar_83556 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13171977/218521_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, December 14, 2016 12:00 AM UN Environment launches office in Kingston http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/UN-Environment-launches-office-in-Kingston_82801 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13485300/245613_71973_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, December 07, 2016 12:00 AM Google hits renewable energy goal in quest to pare pollution http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Google-hits-renewable-energy-goal-in-quest-to-pare-pollution_82828 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13485303/245624_71989_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, December 07, 2016 12:00 AM Arctic sea ice hits record monthly low for 7th time in 2016 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Arctic-sea-ice-hits-record-monthly-low-for-7th-time-in-2016_82827 Local Environment Wednesday, December 07, 2016 12:00 AM Higher temperatures could mean economic decline — IPCC http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Higher-temperatures-could-mean-economic-decline---IPCC_82231 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13475889/244591_71197_repro_w300.jpg Local News Saturday, December 03, 2016 3:00 AM 53-pound alligator snapping turtle saved http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/53-pound-alligator-snapping-turtle-saved_82214 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13473365/244432_71038_repro_w300.jpg Local News Friday, December 02, 2016 3:00 AM Dairy cows to combat global warming? http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Dairy-cows-to-combat-global-warming-_82083 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13467659/244221_70662_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, November 30, 2016 12:00 AM GOJ, UWI host Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change on Caribbean visit http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/GOJ--UWI-host-Inter-Governmental-Panel-on-Climate-Change-on-Caribbean-visit_82071 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/12425827/climate-change-agenda_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, November 30, 2016 12:00 AM Oil spill in Kingston Harbour http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Oil-spill-in-Kingston-Harbour_81689 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/12944595/202179_w300.jpg Local News Saturday, November 26, 2016 12:00 AM Caribbean countries get financial help to fight climate change http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Caribbean-countries-get-financial-help-to-fight-climate-change_81410 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13455245/242803_69342_repro_w300.jpg Local News Thursday, November 24, 2016 12:00 AM JetBlue airs onboard video http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/JetBlue-airs-onboard-video_81363 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13409617/238947_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, November 23, 2016 12:00 AM