Entries by Robert Glazer

Caribbean National Park Managers visit Grand Bahama

Nassau, May 4, 2018 – The Grand Bahama office of The Bahamas National Trust hosted representatives from Belize and the British Virgin Islands for a visit to local protected areas and meetings with law enforcement agencies. The visit is part of a programme of inter-agency meetings for representatives from protected area organizations and law enforcement […]

Timely Guidance for Hotels and Resorts on the Sargassum Influx

May 4, 2018. The Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute is pleased to launch a new infographic guide for the tourism sector on to how to respond to the sargassum influx, and best practices to apply if cleaning beaches. In recent years, massive quantities of pelagic sargassum have come ashore in the Caribbean, impacting shorelines and […]

Looking to the Future of Law Enforcement for Bahamian Protected Areas

Nassau, May 4, 2018 – Hosted by The Bahamas National Trust, representatives from protected area organizations and law enforcement agencies from three countries came together this week in Nassau to address strategic planning in support of marine protected area law enforcement.  Organizations taking part in the meetings are The Bahamas National Trust, the Department of […]

GCFI/NOAA and MPAs in Honduras and Belize work on financing strategies

Identifying Sustainable Financing Mechanisms for Marine Protected Areas in Belize and Honduras [Punta Gorda, Belize] (July 20, 2017) Marine park staff from Honduras, Belize and The Bahamas are meeting in Punta Gorda, Belize to assess sustainable financing mechanisms for protected area management, and to share innovative financing solutions between Roatan Marine Park in Honduras and […]