Sunday, September 25, 2016
"“In the Caribbean Sea, 70 per cent of beaches are eroded due to destroyed reefs, sea level rise, [and] excessive coastal development. Eighty per cent of living coral is now dead and lost, 85 per cent of wastewater is untreated and dumped into the sea. By 2030, plastics will surpass the weight of fish in the sea,” said World Bank senior economist and co-author of the report, Pawan Patil."
Read more: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/environment/Caribbean-Sea-earns-US-400B-a-year_73840
Posted by FAWH at 8:13 AM
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Monday, August 11, 2014
Tonight's Forecast Valid From 2200Z Monday 2014-08-11 To 1000Z Tuesday 2014-08-12
Synopsis: Weak unstable conditions are affecting the island.
Wx : Partly cloudy to occasionally cloudy with a few scattered showers.
Winds: ESE - E at 15 - 35km/h.
Seas: Moderate in open water swells 1.5 to 2.0m.
Tomorrow's Forecast Valid From 1000Z Tuesday 2014-08-12 To 2200Z Tuesday 2014-08-12
Synopsis: Weak unstable conditions will affect the island.
Wx : Fair to partly cloudy with a few scattered showers.
Winds: E at 15 - 35km/h.
Seas: Moderate in open water swells 1.5 - 2.0 metres.
Posted by FAWH at 3:43 PM
Monday, September 16, 2013
Those were the days of picking roe out of fishing nets hung out among the coconut trees, eating "grub", scrubbing off barnacles, boiling shark oil, telling stories of the big fish that got away, and the men who never returned - Bruce, Tassie Moona and others. Add your memories, stories, etc., of Road View as a fishing village below.
Posted by FAWH at 7:00 AM