Nature reports

Publisher: Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance (DCNA)

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Beetle on passion flower (Passiflora foetida)

The Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance (DCNA) and Fundacion Parke Nacional Aruba (FPNA) are proud to announce a symposium on Nature-Based Solutions (NBS) for Ecosystem Restoration and Conservation on the Dutch Caribbean islands. The..


Continue reading 28 October 2023   3 mnd oud
Yellow-shouldered Amazon Parrots.

The local government of Bonaire recently announced the acquisition of the former plantation Fontein, supported by the Dutch government in The Hague. With a significant investment of 3.4 million dollars, the government aims to..


Continue reading 21 October 2023   4 mnd oud
Antillean crested hummingbird

A new DCNA project 'Monitoring for Bird Biodiversity Conservation in the Dutch Caribbean' has officially been launched. Through combining enhanced training, field surveys and the use of a standardized monitoring programme, local..


Continue reading 14 October 2023   4 mnd oud

The (Dutch) Caribbean islands are facing unprecedented challenges posed by climate change, including rising sea levels, intensifying hurricanes, heatwaves, and heavy rainfall. In response to these threats, Royal Netherlands..


Continue reading 12 October 2023   4 mnd oud
Caribbean Reef Sharks

The Kingdom of the Netherlands will ask for increased protection for the Caribbean reef shark during next month’s Conference of Parties for the Cartagena Convention on Aruba. Caribbean reef sharks play a critical role in..


Continue reading 30 September 2023   4 mnd oud
Dolphins

The Yarari Sanctuary is now legally established as a nature park by the Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality, representing a significant milestone in marine conservation for the Caribbean region. This nature park..


Continue reading 27 September 2023   4 mnd oud
Flamboyant tree.

Over the next three years, the Public Entity Saba (PES) will execute a reforestation project to restore wild forests, improve local food production and enhance Saba’s image as a green destination. ..


Continue reading 16 September 2023   5 mnd oud
Lesser Antillean iguana (Iguana delicatissima)

In October, the Dutch government will officially propose to upgrade the Lesser Antillean Iguana from Annex III to Annex II of the Protocol Concerning Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife (SPAW) during the next Conference of the..


Continue reading 09 September 2023   5 mnd oud
French angel fish.

The Caribbean Netherlands’ Nature and Environmental Policy Plan 2020-2030 is an integrated plan to safeguard and enhance the natural environment over the next decade. ..


Continue reading 19 August 2023   6 mnd oud
Hawksbill turtle.

In their 2019 paper, Sea Turtle Conservation Bonaire (STCB) used sea turtle data collected between 2003 and 2018 to estimate abundance and predict future population trends for green and hawksbill turtles on Bonaire’s west coast...


Continue reading 12 August 2023   6 mnd oud

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