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Protection Project marine ecological reserves in Cuba

<span style="font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10px; line-height: normal;">The Global Fund for the United Nations Environment is funding an international project dedicated to the protection of marine ecological reserves. In Cuba there are several areas that will be enhanced with the program that includes research and conservation initiatives.</span> Read More

The lionfish is a threat to coral reefs in Cuba

<span style="font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 10px; line-height: normal;">An foreign species from the Indian and Pacific oceans (lionfish), is now considered a serious threat to coral reefs in the Caribbean.</span> Read More

China Urges Preservation of Marine Ecosystems

<p style="text-align: justify;">Scientists and representatives of international organizations related to marine ecosystems called for the preservation of this environment, during the 33rd World Conference Pacem in Maribus (Peace in the Oceans) which ended today in this capital. Read More

Tropical Storm Earl hits Nova Scotia

CNN- Tropical Storm Earl made landfall in Nova Scotia on Saturday morning, causing severe weather conditions across a large part of the Canadian province, the National Hurricane Center said. Comment? Read More

Hurricane Earl Causes Moderate Coastal Flooding in Eastern Cuba

<p style="text-align: justify;">Cuban News Agency - September 2. HOLGUIN, Cuba, Sep 2 (acn) Storm surge resulting from Hurricane Earl near the Bahamas on Wednesday caused moderate flooding in coastal areas of Gibara city,in the northern part of the Cuban province of Holguin. Read More

FAO Warns of Increase in Deforestation

<p style="text-align: justify;">HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 31 (acn) The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) continues to warn on the increase of deforestation in many countries. Read More

Cuba Not on TS Fiona’s Projected Route

<p style="text-align: justify;">HAVANA TIMES, August 31 — The month comes to a close on Tuesday with three tropical cyclones simultaneously churning in the Atlantic. The latest, Fiona, is expected to take a similar path as Hurricane Earl making it of little threat to Cuba but dangerous for island countries in the eastern Caribbean. Read More

Hurricane Earl could take aim at Carolinas by Friday

<p style="text-align: justify;">After dealing a glancing blow to Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, Hurricane Earl was heading back out into the open Atlantic Tuesday, but forecasters warned the large and dangerous storm could have the Carolinas in its sights later this week. Read More

Zapata Rail on the edge

<p style="text-align: justify;">Tue, Jul 13, 2010. Zapata Rail Cyanolimnas cerverai is a very poorly-known waterbird endemic to Cuba, and today a relict species from the Zapata Swamp in western Cuba. The bird's elusive nature has caused confusion within the ornithological community as to its status' confusion that may have unwittingly provided a smoke screen to a very real threat that may be driving the species to extinction. Read More

Mil cumbres: Natural Paradise

<p style="text-align: justify;">Havana, Cuba.- The Sierra de los Organos and del Rosario with the country´s oldest geological formations makes the protected area Mil Cumbres a natural paradise. Read More

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