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National Conservation Council Commentary on Cruise Berthing Facility

The National Conservation Council has submitted a brief commentary on the cruise berthing facility environmental impact assessment to the Minister of Environment.  The Council is mindful that it does not have an official role in this particular environmental assessment, but on the other hand, there is an expectation in the public that the Council should [...]

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Marine Parks Consultation

A 2015 round of consultation on an enhanced Marine Parks system for the Cayman Islands has begun. See http://www.doe.ky/marine/marine-parks-review/ for background information. If you have questions, or want more information, email DoE@gov.ky If you want to submit an opinion about the proposals (by December 4th) email ConservationCouncil@gov.ky    

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