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Marc De Verteuil

Sunday, April 9, 2017
The crisis in Venezuela is putting pressure on wildlife, and Trinidadian and Tobagonian exotic animal buyers are part of the problem.
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
If a dolphin or whale is in trou­ble, the person to call is Dr Carla Phillips, the national co-ordina­tor for the T&T Marine Mammal Stranding Network.
Sunday, March 26, 2017
There are reports of an illegal quarry operating in the Matura forest. An excavator is on site, destroying the trees and digging for gravel. It’s been going on for months.
Sunday, March 19, 2017
The Dragon gas field deal signed last week between T&T and Venezuela seems to be technically legit, but it doesn’t add up ethically, politically or environmentally.
Sunday, March 12, 2017
​We are fed up of a life among trash. Ban styrofoam. Introduce a deposit on plastic bottles, separate and recycle waste and start a mass education campaign against littering.
Monday, March 6, 2017
​How about giving up fish for Lent?
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Close down the garbage dumps and create a landfill free society. Sweden did it, and so can we. A landfill free society means that less than one per cent of household waste ends up in garbage dumps.
Monday, February 20, 2017
​Twenty five years ago the Bahamas banned longliner fishing vessels—a prime cause of the unintentional by-catch of sharks—and took stewardship over its fisheries.
Sunday, February 12, 2017
​There’s lots of environmental good news from the Caribbean. Nevis seems serious about harnessing the power of the earth to produce geothermal energy.
Sunday, February 5, 2017
I had a plan. Rent a truck, fill it with plastic bottles and dump it on the road in front of the Red House. Block the road with a mound of plastic trash.

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