All posts tagged "DNER"
Rationing ordered for Puerto Rico towns served by Guajataca reservoir
Gov, agency heads announce drought plan, which begins Feb. 20
- Posted February 11, 2019
Puerto Rico Institute of Culture, Natural Resources Dept. reorganization bills introduced
If passed, would save $14 million in first year and nearly $125 million in next 6 years, the administration says
- Posted March 5, 2018
Gov. García Padilla designates Manatí beach as natural reserve
- Posted December 27, 2016
Mona Island Cave Discoveries shed light on Native, European encounters
SAN JUAN – Archaeologists have discovered evidence inside the caves of Mona island showing how the first generations of Europeans to arrive in the Americas engaged with indigenous peoples, according to recent University of Leicester release announcing...
- Posted July 30, 2016
Special Legislative Session Possible as Key Bills Left Pending
SAN JUAN – Numerous measures were approved by both the House and the Senate before the June 25 deadline to approve bills and will go either to conference committee or straight to La Fortaleza to be enacted....
- Posted June 26, 2016
Tito Kayak Raises Flag over Legislation on Public Beach Permits
Bill would allow DNER to grant franchises and permits of up to 30 years
- Posted June 25, 2016
Secretary of Natural Resources Dept. Resigns
Guerrero set to occupy a top spot at the Environmental Protection Agency
- Posted May 19, 2016
Fishing Generates $21 Million in Retail Sales
SAN JUAN – The Department of Natural and Environmental Resources’ (DNER) Fisheries Research Laboratory reported Thursday that of the 1,100 licensed commercial fishermen in Puerto Rico, 400 practice the activity full-time. The DNER also indicated that commercial...
- Posted February 11, 2016
Puerto Rico government settles complaint with federal government to make upgrades to San Juan water infrastructure
Under two settlements with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Justice, three Puerto Rico government agencies have agreed to upgrade portions of storm water systems they own within the Municipality of San...
- Posted December 23, 2015