Monday, November 26, 2012
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Saturday, October 20, 2012
# 11 for sustainable seafood provision - small fishing industry works with sustainable practices.
# 85 for Local Fishing Opportunities - not enough marine protected areas to sustain small close to shore fishing.
no Natural non food products are harvested in Grenada
# 36 for Carbon storage in our coastal system - could be better if we had more mangroves left.
# 39 for coastal protection which measures jobs, wages and revenues of the marine work force - fisherman are better off compared to other jobs available on the island.
# 97 for coastal likelihoods measuring marine related jobs like harbors, marinas, suppliers.
# 25 for sustainable tourism and recreation, protecting the marine resources while sharing it with tourists and generating jobs and revenues for the local community.
# 32 for sense of place or what percentage of our coastal areas are actually protected - we can do much better here.
# 82 for clean waters - this is our weakest point, sewerage from the town of St. George's still goes unfiltered into the ocean, the sewage pipe by the airport is broken since 2004, this is in urgent need of attention.
# 69 for biodiversity, Grenada boast a great variety of marine life.find out more and where your country stands at Ocean Health Index.org