November 14, 2018

Mystery corals of the Caribbean: Porites

By NICOLE HELGASON From Reef Divers.io Now, this is a question I must ask my most serious coral loving colleagues. How to tell the difference between all these Porites corals? *Looking to solve the mystery scroll to the bottom for Mystery corals, first is a description of four Porites species. The finger coral is a […]

Caribbean Currents: Global warming is now a fact that is hard to deny

By Johann Calhoun From The Philadelphia Tribune Caribbean leaders today are challenged to solve economic problems that are created from natural disasters like hurricanes and flooding. Small islands have the highest risk of being first impacted by rising sea levels. Many of these natural disasters are by-products of global warming. Yes, global warming, get used […]

12 Nov Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 Dist.

  12 Nov Mon 2018 Tropical Report     Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 700 AM EST Mon Nov 12 2018 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: 1. A vigorous tropical wave located about 200 miles east of the Leeward Islands is producing a large area of […]

11 Nov Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 Dist.

11 Nov Sun 2018 Tropical Report     Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 700 AM EST Sun Nov 11 2018 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: 1. Satellite data indicate that a tropical wave located several hundred miles east of the Lesser is gradually becoming better defined […]

10 Nov Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 Dist.

  10 Nov Sat 2018 Tropical Report     Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 700 AM EST Sat Nov 10 2018 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: 1. A tropical wave located several hundred miles east of the Lesser Antilles is producing disorganized showers and thunderstorms. Development […]

9 Nov Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report

  9 Nov Fri 2018 Tropical Report     Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 700 AM EST Fri Nov 9 2018 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days. $$ Forecaster Stewart   Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National […]

Another invasive species found on Grand Cayman during Green Iguana cull

A second invasive lizard species has turned up during the Department of Environment’s (DoE) ongoing hunt for Green Iguanas. This Knight Anole (Anolis equestris – see attached photograph) was discovered last week at Vigoro Nursery on Agricola Drive in Lower Valley. The species has been seen previously on Grand Cayman, but is not currently believed […]

Elliott Elias, M.D., MPH, brings unique expertise in interventional echocardiography to Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

MIAMI, FL – November 5, 2018 — Elliott Elias, M.D., MPH, an expert in interventional echocardiography, has joined Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute, part of Baptist Health South Florida and the region’s largest and most comprehensive cardiovascular facility. Dr. Elias is fellowship-trained in interventional echocardiography — a form of non-invasive vascular imaging that is paramount […]

Common vaping myths debunked

Common vaping myths debunked From The Vape Mall SOURCE: https://thevapemall.com/common-vaping-myths-debunked/

ECLAC publishes disaster assessment exercise guide

(8 November 2018) ECLAC has been a pioneer in the field of disaster assessment and in the development and dissemination of the Damage and Loss Assessment (DaLA) methodology. Following several devastating hurricanes, earthquakes and other natural disasters over the last few years in Latin America and the Caribbean, ECLAC has carried out several successful DaLA […]