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Could the Lionfish and Sargassum Seaweed Invasions Be Linked?

Scientists have been researching how hurricanes contribute to the spread of invasive marine species including the lionfish. Now local fisherman and community activist Captain John Howes, believes the Caribbean-wide lionfish invasion coincides with the...


Montserrat Celebrates GIS Day

Montserrat, along with the rest of the world celebrated GIS Day on Wednesday, November 15. To commemorate the day, the GIS Unit, a Department within the Ministry of Agriculture, Trade, Lands, Housing and the...


Local Fishers Can Now Be Tracked at Sea

The Government of Montserrat on Wednesday launched a new project which is aimed at helping to secure local fishers while at sea and also collect ocean resource data. The Government in collaboration with the...