Move to Protect Barbados’ Fish Stock

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Government is moving to protect Barbados’ fish stock through the improvement of the existing marine protected area and the establishment of another. Noting that it was “almost embarrassing” that 80 per cent of the fish used in Barbados was imported, Minister of Maritime Affairs and the Blue Economy, Kirk Humphrey, made it clear that things had to change as the …

Carlisle Bay To Be A Marine Protected Area

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Known for its natural and artificial reefs and popularity for diving, swimming and snorkelling, Carlisle Bay is poised to be designated as a marine-protected area. And, it is Government’s intention to connect the strip between the Bay Street, St. Michael marine park and the Folkestone Park and Marine Reserve in Holetown, St. James, as one marine-protected area. Director of the …