The Virgin Islands Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (VI-EPSCoR) invites the community to a conference that will feature the new National Science Foundation-supported project called “Ridge to Reef Processes and Interdependent Drivers of Small Island Resilience.”
The cleanup was planned by the Divisions of Coastal Zone Management and Environmental Enforcement with a goal of removing debris from the street, beach and marine habitats of Frederiksted in celebration of World Oceans Day.
“We welcome the EPA’s help in this matter, and we welcome the findings and the recommended actions aimed at protecting the community and ensuring a safe restart to refinery operations at Limetree Bay." Bryan said.
Watershed Consulting has had a team of scientists, engineers, researchers and stormwater-related experts surveying and collecting data as part of a DPNR project to assess eight high priority watersheds of concern.
Puerto Rico or U.S. Virgin Islands farmers should apply by July 16 for 2021 Conservation Stewardship Program funding if he/she wants to earn payments to expand conservation activities on a farm or is an organic farmer who is transitioning to organic farming.
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