‘Step In our Shoes’ – Dr. Carla Barnett Sep 10, 2020 NASA Features Belizean Scientist, Emil Cherrington and… You may be interested in… Warnings of high surf, large waves, rip currents and floods have been issued several Member States, but there is no tsunami alert for the Region, contrary to information that has been circulating that some 30 countries are on tsunami alert following a large earthquake in Costa Rica. High tides and unusually large waves were also registered in Barbados, The Bahamas and Dominica. Share this:PrintTwitterFacebookLinkedInLike this:Like Loading… Make COVID Recovery ‘a true turning point’ for people and… Sep 4, 2020 Greater Focus on Regional Agriculture Over the past few weeks, the Caribbean has been experiencing unusually high tides, massive waves, flooding and coastal erosion. Even as preparations are underway for the upcoming hurricane season that is predicted to be another active one, concern is high across the Region at the manifestation of the changing climate. Late February, coastal erosion resulted in the collapse of about 18 000 square metres, the destruction of homes and the evacuation of families in Cedros, a seaside area in Trinidad and Tobago. The Trinidad Express in an editorial on 1 March, 2018, said that there were reports that waves from the sea were climbing higher, pounding the shore, and causing severe undermining. In Guyana last week, unusually large waves slammed the sea defence along the West Coast of Demerara, and caused heavy flooding in surrounding areas. Reflections on Climate Resilience in the Caribbean and indications for innovative Approaches(Global Frontier Advisory and Development Services (GOFAD), 13 September) The Bahamas tragedy following the devastating effects of Hurricane Dorian has brought into stark reality the unrelenting havoc that natural disasters have wreaked on the Caribbean Region in recent years. The Special Report on Climate Change and Land ( SRCCL) from…September 18, 2019In “Indepth”UPDATE on Hurricane Dorian and The Bahamas Tragedy(GOFAD, 6 September 2019) Since this Blog was written on Tuesday September 3, the death toll has risen to 30 and the extend of the damage is captured in the video link below . According to Dr Duane Sands , Minister of Health the mortality rate is likely to be…September 9, 2019In “Features”Stakes high for CARICOM at COP21(CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana) “Unless we can get the countries that are the major emitters of green house gases to commit to more ambitious reductions, the Caribbean will be confronted with more extreme storms and hurricanes, more frequent and prolonged droughts, dangerous sea-level rise that will wash away…November 28, 2015In “Anguilla”Share this on WhatsApp Oct 7, 2020 Sep 3, 2020
MLB playoffs 2019: Four storylines to watch in Nationals-Cardinals NLCS Ladies and gentlemen, your first-ever Washington Nationals NLCS roster.#STAYINTHEFIGHT pic.twitter.com/qPNSbzQU7Y— Washington Nationals (@Nationals) October 11, 2019Right-handed pitcher Wander Suero will replace Hudson on the Nats’ roster for the time being.”Apparently the baby didn’t want to come out until later this morning,” Nationals manager Dave Martinez joked. “But we’re going to miss him today, he’s going to try and get back here possibly tomorrow. But for me I told him … ‘Hey, family’s always first.'” Related News Curt Schilling reportedly interested in Phillies manager position, Red Sox coaching job Mike Shildt’s profane postgame speech captured his ‘refreshing’ fire, Cardinals say Fresh off a thrilling victory over the Dodgers in Game 5 of the National League Division Series, it looks like the Nationals will be without a key member of their bullpen for a time.The team announced that closer Daniel Hudson is on paternity leave after his wife gave birth to their third child on Friday. He will miss Game 1 of the National League Championship Series against the Cardinals. While Sean Doolittle closed out Washington’s win over LA in Game 5 of the NLDS, Hudson has been the anchor of the Nationals bullpen this postseason. In four appearances in the playoffs, Hudson’s recorded two saves and posted a 1-0 record in 3 2/3 innings of work. He’s allowed four hits and no runs while walking two and striking out five over that same span.In the regular season, Hudson sported a 1.44 ERA in 24 appearances for the Nationals after being acquired from the Blue Jays at the trade deadline. The Nationals take on the Cardinals in Game 1 of the NLCS on Friday at 8:08 p.m. ET.
PSC golf from Café KronborgMonday, July 29,Plutaluang – StablefordFollowing a quick check-in at Plutaluang on Monday we were allotted the East & South loops and we teed off 35 minutes early under very overcast skies and in windy conditions. The course on the day was in very good shape with quicker greens than usual, which surprised many on the first green. Tony Holehouse.The winner was the aforementioned Tony Holehouse (H/cap 23) with a tidy 36 points. Jean Morel (18) took second with 34 points, Lasse Pettersson (30) was third with 31 and Gordon Everingham (23) claimed fourth spot with 30.Thursday, August 1,Crystal Bay B&C – StablefordCrystal Bay was the challenge today and we set off under overcast skies but as we proceeded to the turn the sun appeared along with a nice breeze. The course was in very good condition with fast greens.Mike Winfield.We darted around in 3 hours and 50 minutes as the course was not busy in front. Mike Winfield (H/cap 22) was the winner on count back from Peter Fagerlund (17) with both players returning scores of 33 points each. The course was busy with the other 2 loops hosting a caddy competition for 270 players but we darted around in 4 hours and 15 minutes. Back in the clubhouse welcomes went out to Jonny Larsson from Norway and Tony Holehouse from the UK.
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