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Beaches pass tests for levels of bacteria

Bacteria levels at Bermuda’s beaches are well within environmental guidelines, according to the latest figures from health watchdogs. A report by the Department of Health revealed some spikes in enterococci, a group of bacteria used as an indicator of pollution […]

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BEST urges businesses to protect island

A green charity yesterday called on new entrepreneurs to be properly informed of environmental regulations to prevent running afoul of them. A spokeswoman for the Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce said that a drive to encourage new businesses could lead to […]

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Concern Over Coot Pond ‘Commercialisation’

The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce [BEST] and Greenrock said they are “concerned about the creeping commercialisation of areas outside of the five beaches plan of the Bermuda Tourism Authority.” “Under the existing plan only five beaches are designated for development and […]

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Horseshoe improvements hailed

New improvements to Horseshoe Bay have been hailed a success by Cole Simons, the Minister of the Environment. Umbrellas, lounge chairs and extra garbage and recycling bins have been installed at the popular South Shore beach, while better maintained restrooms […]

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‘Beach Vision’ Sees Improvement

Umbrellas and lounge chairs, plenty of well-marked garbage and recycling bins, regularly maintained restrooms and a new concession are just some of the improvements recently made at Horseshoe Bay Beach. “These additions to the Horseshoe Bay experience are part of Bermuda’s […]

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Horseshoe Bay broken glass alert

Members of the public have been injured by broken glass left strewn across Bermuda’s most popular beach, Horseshoe Bay, over the Cup Match holiday weekend. The Bermuda Volleyball Association contacted this newspaper to highlight large amounts of glass — everything […]

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BEST: Bermuda Beaches “Exquisitely Beautiful”

The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce [BEST] has said they are “glad to hear that the restaurant building and amenities at Shelly Bay are to get some much-needed attention.” A BEST spokesperson said, “The plans for food, beverage and community services are […]

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Beach Economy Vision: Improving Bermuda’s Beach Experience

The Bermuda Government and the Bermuda Tourism Authority Released their presentation yesterday. BEST was the NGO Consultant. Feedback on the beach vision can be sent to: [email protected] Beach-Economy-PP_Rotary News articles can be found here: http://bernews.com/2016/05/dd-beach-economy-presentation/ http://todayinbermuda.co/index.php/news/item/2642-govt-bta-create-new-beach-vision-for-island

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