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Sign board goes up at Mt. Vaea to minimize waste

21 February, 2017 - 3:11 pm in Community, Environment, Latest News, Local News

Entrance to the Vailima Botanical Garden APIA, SAMOA - TUESDAY 21 FEBRUARY 2017: Walkers up Mt. Vaea might have noticed a new sign board at the entrance to the reserve this weekend. The sign board is a true demonstration of public-private-civil partnership,…

Auckland Zoo offers funding support to South Pacific projects

13 February, 2017 - 4:47 pm in Community, Environment, Latest News, Pacific Region

  Auckland Zoo Birds section keeper Deja Rivera in Samoa assisting with research on the Critically Endangered Manumea – Samoa’s national bird.…

Weather office warns of more rain as flood advisory remains

9 February, 2017 - 8:43 pm in Community, Environment, Latest News, Local News, Weather

  Effect of heavy rains around the Saleufi area in Apia  BY Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA – THURSDAY 09 FEBRUARY 2017:  The Meteorology office has…

Minamata Convention Implementation to address Mercury toxicity in Samoa

8 February, 2017 - 4:31 pm in Community, Environment, Health, Latest News, Local News

The mercury in the electronic waste such as these are a major source that will affect the water systems, environment and human health BY Enender Kaiono APIA SAMOA, WEDNESDAY 08 FEBRUARY 2017: The Ministry of Natural Resource and Environment (MNRE) and United…

Residents ignore threats of flooding

2 February, 2017 - 5:42 pm in Community, Environment, Latest News, Local News, Weather

  The vicinity of Leone village and the Vaisigano river as water levels rose due to yesterdays heavy rain BY Lagi Keresoma APIA, SAMOA – THURSDAY 02 FEBRUARY 2017: Several residents of Leone and Vaisigano villages refused to leave their homes and personal…