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Updated daily 7 days a week, 24 hours a day en-us copyright Jamaica Observer, 2011 Jamaica sets year-end deadline to ratify Paris Agreement http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Jamaica-sets-year-end-deadline-to-ratify-Paris-Agreement_75792 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13322814/DDP-1_w300.jpg Local News Saturday, October 01, 2016 12:00 AM Wray & Nephew’s US$7-M Wastewater Plan http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Wray---Nephew-s-US-7-M-Wastewater-Plan_75356 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13318163/231164_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, September 28, 2016 2:00 AM Sandals Whitehouse grooming young reefers, forest keepers http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Sandals-Whitehouse-grooming-young-reefers--forest-keepers_75041 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13309216/230498_w300.jpg Local Environment Saturday, September 24, 2016 2:00 AM Climate change dominates opening of 71st session of UN Assembly http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Climate-change-dominates-opening-of-71st-session-of-UN-Assembly_74769 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/12418366/Climate_w300.jpg Local News Friday, September 23, 2016 2:00 AM Guy Harvey in Jamaica for 30th anniversary documentary, MoBay Marlin Tournament http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Guy-Harvey-in-Jamaica-for-30th-anniversary-documentary--MoBay-Marlin-Tournament_74866 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13306219/230159_57252_repro_w300.jpg Local News Friday, September 23, 2016 2:00 AM CDB exec says region must find new ways to manage marine resources http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/CDB-exec-says-region-must-find-new-ways-to-manage-marine-resources_74765 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13303780/228882__w300.jpg Local News Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:00 AM International Clean-up Day working in the west http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/International-Clean-up-Day-working-in-the-west_74803 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13303694/230043__w300.jpg Local Environment Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:00 AM 16,000 lbs of garbage! http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/16-000-lbs-of-garbage-_74644 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13300954/229707_56989_repro_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, September 21, 2016 12:00 AM PHOTO: Hellshire Beach clean-up http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Hellshire-Beach-clean-up_74442 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13296924/229274_w300.jpg Local News Monday, September 19, 2016 2:00 AM ‘Land of soda bottles and styrofoam boxes’ http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/-Land-of-soda-bottles-and-styrofoam-boxes-_73777 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13284267/228404__w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, September 14, 2016 12:00 AM Caribbean Sea earns US$400B a year http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Caribbean-Sea-earns-US-400B-a-year_73840 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13284268/228393__w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, September 14, 2016 2:00 AM Deadline for CCIC Accelerator programme is Sept 9 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Deadline-for-CCIC-Accelerator-programme-is-Sept-9_73191 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13268643/227006__w300.jpg Local News Wednesday, September 07, 2016 12:00 AM Trash free waters http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Trash-free-waters_73125 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13268599/227012_w300.jpg Local News Wednesday, September 07, 2016 12:00 AM Giant panda no longer endangered, experts say http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Giant-panda-no-longer-endangered--experts-say_73076 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13268598/226721_w300.jpg Local News Wednesday, September 07, 2016 2:00 AM PHOTO: Let’s save the parrotfish http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Let-s-save-the-parrotfish_73155 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13269709/226941_w300.jpg Local News Wednesday, September 07, 2016 2:00 AM Eastern gorilla gets added to critically endangered list http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Eastern-gorilla-gets-added-to-critically-endangered-list-------_73044 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13268597/226863_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, September 07, 2016 2:00 AM NSWMA clamps down on illegal August Town dump http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/NSWMA-clamps-down-on-illegal-August-Town-dump_72632 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13258409/225836_w300.jpg Local News Friday, September 02, 2016 2:00 AM 22 per cent of forests lost in 14 years   http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/22-per-cent-of-forests-lost-in-14-years_72487 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13253480/225705__w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, August 31, 2016 12:00 AM Saving the Parrotfish: An opportunity for science to guide policy http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Saving-the-Parrotfish--An-opportunity-for-science-to-guide-policy_67672 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13121304/214434_w300.jpg Local Opinion Sunday, August 28, 2016 2:00 AM Coral nursery success http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Coral-nursery-success_71723 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13237439/224206__w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, August 24, 2016 12:00 AM Belize cashes in excess rainfall insurance http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Belize-cashes-in-excess-rainfall-insurance-_71707 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13237321/224175_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, August 24, 2016 12:00 AM Climate Change strategy critical to poverty reduction — IDB http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Climate-Change-strategy-critical-to-poverty-reduction---IDB_70971 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13221277/222844__w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:00 AM Senior citizens install solar water heater http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Senior-citizens-install-solar-water-heater_68554 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13220990/221449_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:00 AM Markets, infirmaries to use Zero Energy Building technologies http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Markets--infirmaries-to-use-Zero-Energy-Building-technologies_70820 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13220991/222590_w300.jpg Local Environment Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:00 AM RADA makes fresh move to push cassava pancake mix http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/RADA-makes-fresh-move-to-push-cassava-pancake-mix_70289 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13218587/221776__w300.jpg Local Environment Tuesday, August 16, 2016 12:00 AM