Caribbean: Measures taken against Zeelandia sand-mining

Sand barge. Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care

Saint Eustatius is immediately to the northwest of Saint Kitts, and to the southeast of Saba. Formerly

Baiae: A Roman settlement at the bottom of the sea

Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care.


The Romans had few ways of knowing when an eruption or earthquake was coming. They were all but helpless when it came to protecting their town against the encroaching sea. But that’s no …

The World’s Cruise Ships Can’t Sail. Now, What to Do With Them?

Super-sized cruise ship, Venice, Italy. Photograph: © SAF – Coastal Care
“Environmentalists have long railed against what they brand “sea monsters,” virtually floating cities, each pumping massive amounts of greenhouse gases — sailing perilously close to the sea coast to