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Environment

Beach Advisory for March 23-27

Ha’ penny Beach on St. Croix The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly...

Beach Advisory for March 16-20

Rainbow Beach on St. Croix The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water...

Beach Advisory for March 9-13

People walk along the beach at Magens Bay, St. Thomas. (Shutterstock) The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality...

Environmental Health to Host Town Halls, Begin to Offer ServSafe Courses

Government of the United States Virgin Islands Department of Health The Virgin Islands Department of Health, Division of Environmental Health (DEH) will host a series...

Beach Advisory for March 2-6

Dorsch Beach, St. Croix The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality...

DPNR Launches ‘Refill Bottles, Not Dumpsters’ Initiative Territorywide

DPNR Commissioner Jean-Pierre Oriol with ASCS 2nd grade students at the filtered water bottle fill station on the campus. The Department of Planning and Natural...

DPNR Launches ‘Refill Bottles, Not Dumpsters’ Initiative Territory-wide

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) has launched the “Refill Bottles, Not Dumpsters” initiative. The initiative seeks to place water bottle fill...

Beach Advisory for February 24-28

Cane Bay Beach, St. Croix The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water...

Department of Health Shares New Cistern Water Evaluation Results

A household cistern Not properly treating cistern water may increase the chance of getting sick from a water-related illness, according to a new evaluation from...

Veto Means Sunscreen Ban Goes Into Effect March 30

Coral reef on the west end of St. Croix. (Source photo by Susan Ellis) Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. has vetoed legislation delaying the territory’s ban...