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  • Men fined for hunting in the Game Reserve
    Published Date: September 29, 2022

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    Kingston, Jamaica                                                           

    (29 September 2022):

    MEN FINED FOR HUNTING IN GAME RESERVE

    Ron Williams and Andrew Taylor were charged and prosecuted by the Natural Resources Conservation Authority (NRCA)/National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) for breaches of the Wild Life Protection Act, 1945. The individuals charged pleaded guilty to the when they appeared in the St Catherine Parish Court on Tuesday, 27 September 2022.

  • Fish samples
    NEPA concludes investigations into fish kill
    Published Date: September 30, 2022

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    Kingston, Jamaica

     (30 September 2022)

    The National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) has concluded its investigations of the recent fish kill which occurred at the Dawkins Pond in St Catherine, on 21 September 2022. The Agency has surmised that the die-off of these fish was due to low oxygen levels in the water.

  • NEPA CONFIRMS NO SPILL IN RIO COBRE RIVER
    Published Date: August 24, 2022

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    23 August 2022

    Kingston, Jamaica

    NEPA CONFIRMS NO SPILL IN RIO COBRE RIVER

    This morning at approximately 8am, the National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) received a video report that was being widely circulated of an alleged pollution incident along the Rio Cobre River at Zephyrton, close to the Linstead area in St Catherine.

  • Game Bird
    Game Bird Hunting Season opened on Saturday 20 August 2022
    Published Date: August 24, 2022

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    15 August 2022

    Kingston, Jamaica

    GAME BIRD HUNTING SEASON OPENS SATURDAY 20 AUGUST 2022

    The 2022 game bird hunting season is declared to open on Saturday 20 August 2022. The season closes on Sunday 25 September 2022.

  • Mangroves
    450 Mangroves saplings replanted along the Palisadoes strip to support ecosystem restoration
    Published Date: June 24, 2022

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    KINGSTON, Jamaica

    24 June 2022