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  • GSRJ Environmental Permit Reinstated
    Published Date: December 27, 2023

    The Natural Resources Conservation Authority/National Environment and Planning Agency (NRCA/NEPA) have taken a decision to reinstate the environmental permit of the German Ship Repair Jamaica Limited (GSRJ) following a meeting with its management team today, 22 December, 2023.

  • Christmas Eve Fish Kill Contained
    Published Date: December 28, 2023

    The National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) is reporting that a small fish kill which occurred at the Rio Cobre River on December 24 is now contained.

  • Media Release
    Fish kill at Harbour Head
    Published Date: December 13, 2023

     

    As part of its on-going investigation, the National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA), is now in a position to update the country on the recent fish kill in the Harbour Head area in Kingston.

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    NEPA CAUTIONS AGAINST ATTACKS ON SEA TURTLES BY PETS
    Published Date: November 23, 2023

    The National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) is cautioning dog owners that they could find themselves in trouble with the law if their pet attacks sea turtles. This, as the Agency has received reports that pets and wild dogs have been attacking sea turtle nesting areas and eating the hatchlings on several beaches across the island.

  • NEPA Game Wardens conducting monitoring activities during the 2021 Game Bird Shooting season
    NEPA warns hunters to adhere to the bird-shooting guidelines
    Published Date: August 28, 2023

    The National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) is reminding persons to adhere to the regulations for participation in the annual bird-shooting season or risk being prosecuted for breaches. This comes after NEPA cited two bird hunters for shooting in a game reserve in Clarendon on Saturday, August 26.