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PROPOSED WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITY – DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL STATEMENT CONSULTATION

The Cayman Islands Department of Environment (DoE) is providing Notice to the Public regarding the availability of the Draft Environmental Statement (ES) for the proposed Grand Cayman Waste Management Facility (WMF).  Dart Realty (Cayman) Ltd (the “Proponent”) indicates that the proposed WMF is designed to meet accepted international practices and standards and is master planned

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Final Terms of Reference – Waste Management Facility EIA

The Cayman Islands Department of Environment is providing Notice to the Public of the publication of the final Terms of Reference (ToR) for the proposed Waste Management Facility (WMF), which is part of the For Cayman Investment Alliance (FCIA). The public was invited to review and comment on the draft ToR, which outlined the envisaged

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EIA Draft Terms of Reference – Public Consultation

The Cayman Islands Department of Environment is providing Notice to the Public of the publication of the draft Terms of Reference (ToR) for the proposed Waste Management Facility (WMF), which is part of the For Cayman Investment Alliance (FCIA). The public is invited to review and comment on the ToR, which outlines the envisaged technical

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Last Earth-weekend

Its the last weekend of Earth Day so why not get out and get active. Saturday, April 28, 2012 Reef & Beach Clean Up @ Divetech, Cobalt Coast or Lighthouse Point Free AIR tanks & weights for divers who wish to clean the reef or lionfish hunt from shore FREE (gear rental is additional), All

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Earth Day

Don’t forget that Earth Day is still going strong, so check out what’s happening this weekend. Thanks to all those who participated in the Reef Watch last weekend. And to those of you who were at the Living Green Fair today, we hope you enjoyed yourself.

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Reef Watch Is Coming

Remember that Earth Day is coming up and there will be a lot of opportunities to get out and do something. Like the Reef Watch Survey, if you’re a snorkeler or diver. We’ll be updating websites, like the Earth Day Network or of course the DoE’s own Earth Day page, so remember to check in

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Art@Governor’s

Once again we were out at Art@Governor’s talking to anyone who wanted to chat about coral reefs and anything else environmental. Since it is an art expo and the section we’re in (NGOs & schools) attracts a lot of kids we always have something for them to do. This year it was colouring in fish masks

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Supermarkets Remove Plastic Bags…

Following the ground-breaking success of last year’s plastic bag reduction campaign, Cayman BECOME is now embarking on another round of campaigning to further reduce the use of plastic bags on the Islands. Last year’s drive saw Foster’s, Hurley’s and Kirk supermarkets replacing all non-degradable plastic shopping bags with biodegradable plastic versions while also introducing a

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Marine Parks Meetings

Click through to the zoomable image for better resolution. Or check out the news reports. http://www.caymannewsservice.com/science-and-nature/2011/09/05/doe-take-marine-park-findings-road http://compasscayman.com/caycompass/2011/09/02/Marine-parks-review-goes-public/ http://www.compasscayman.com/caycompass/2011/09/12/Marine-conservation-consultation-starts/ http://www.ieyenews.com/2011/09/doe-appeal-for-public-input-on-marine-parks/ http://www.caymannewsservice.com/science-and-nature/2011/09/07/marine-parks-are-working Also GIS Spotlight for more information on the Darwin Initiative which is producing this consultation. http://www.gis.ky/services/electronic-media/gis-spotlight/videos/2011/09/5/darwin-initiative-report

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