Learning about Jamaica’s Forests by Hiking the Blue Mountains

April 29th, 2016

by Anaitée Mills Panoramic view of the Blue & John Crow Mountains, Jamaica. Xaymaca is the Taino name for Jamaica which translates into “land of wood and water” but how much wood and how much water does Jamaica have today? The Forestry Department figured out a way to teach enthusiastic hikers about the state of […]


The bucket challenge in Jamaica

March 6th, 2015

Can rainwater harvesting impact climate change in Jamaica?