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Mangrove Plan Adopted

Public Notice National Conservation Council – Adoption of Mangrove Conservation Plan The National Conservation Council, in accordance with section 17 of the National Conservation Law, 2013, has adopted the Species Conservation Plan for Mangroves, conservation.ky/protected-species-conservation-plan/.  Email ConservationCouncil@gov.ky with questions. “As the country looks forward to coming out of quarantine, no doubt, with a new sense

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Earth Day 2020 – Climate Action

Carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere is a major contributor to climate change and CO2 levels today are higher than at any point in at least the past 800,000 years. The annual rate of increase of CO2 over the past 60 years is about 100 times faster than previous natural increases. Coastal ecosystems such as

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Spotlighting Mangroves

Five years after Hurricane Ivan there are still large gaps in Cayman’s mangroves but for the past 18 months Department of Environment staff members have been hard at work replenishing this vital resource. Tune in to GIS Spotlight as they visit replanting sites along the South Sound coast and near the Sailing Club in Red

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