The controversial first phase of the construction of The Churchill Roosevelt Highway extension known as "Package 1" in Trinidad and Tobago was stopped by order of the court, after an injunction was filed by the conservationists Fishermen and Friends of The Sea, who challenged the Environmental Management Authority's (EMA) decision to issue a certificate of environmental clearance (CEC) to … Continue reading Ecosystem Destruction and Infrastructural Development in Trinidad & Tobago.
One afternoon at El Branch River Estuary, Manzanilla. I spotted this beautiful Kingfisher Bird on a branch a few feet away from me. I was amazed! What a beautiful creature! According to Wikipedia, a total of 482 species of birds have been recorded on the islands of Trinidad and Tobago. There are few places in … Continue reading Kingfisher Bird of Trinidad & Tobago