Category Archives: News

New Spiders for Saba

SABA — Two new spider species have been discovered on Saba during the Sea & Learn event and might even be new to science.

ICRI meeting, Belize

BELIZE CITY, BELIZE – The Global Coral Reef Monitoring Network (GCRMN) has invested the past two years in preparing the most extensive analysis of coral reef

BioNews 10 – November 2013

This month’s issue highlights the Saba Bank Expedition 2013. International experts investigated the ecological functionality of the Bank, focussing on corals, fish, sponges, genetics and nutrients.

More attention for whales and dolphins

DUTCH CARIBBEAN — IMARES performed an aerial survey for marine mammals around the ABC islands. Read the press release here.

Butterflies of the Windwards

DUTCH CARIBBEAN — Butterflies are very grateful subject for research and monitoring. On Statia a periodic monitoring programme is already in place.

BioNews 9 – October 2013

This month’s issue focuses attention on butterflies. The Windward's are home to some beautiful species, whose distribution and abundance are being monitored on a regular basis.

Thwarting an Invasion

DUTCH CARIBBEAN — The International Coral Reef Initiative (ICRI), through its Regional Lionfish Committee, is urging Caribbean countries to adopt a regional roadmap to control the
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