Canadian cries foul over Barbados Government endangerment of key wetlands
The Graeme Hall wetland is a
Since 1994 Mr. Allard has invested more than
His complaint filed this week with the Ministry of the Environment alleged that
Despite a 6,000 signature petition by citizens of
“Even without the impending development, the wetland has already experienced increasing fish and crab kills in recent years along with unpredictable water levels and toxic algae blooms,” said
The complaint also alleges that government dumped raw sewage by the South Coast Sewage Treatment Plant into the Ramsar wetland contrary to international law and its agreement with international lenders who financed the plant.
A copy can be viewed at: www.graemehall.com/legal/papers/Ramsar-Complaint.pdf
Archives and Art: www.graemehall.com/legal
Additional Information: www.graemehallnationalpark.org
SOURCE Graeme Hall Nature Sanctuary, Inc.