barbuda developments - salt pond to marina?


Another misguided proposal has been brought to Council to turn Barbuda's pristine salt ponds into a yachting marina by cutting a channel across Spanish Point. This would bring sea water into the ponds, a bird life area second to none in the Caribbean. The proposers are supported by Arthur Nibbs and Tyrone Beazer. They want to build two five-star hotels, condominiums, a heliport, an 18-hole golf course and require 1200 acres of land from Roundhill to Welch, an area where Barbudans were camping this Easter as usual. We suggest that the Barbuda Council send Arthur and Tyrone to this conference to see award winning sustainable tourism projects on Barbudas doorstep.

you can translate the site here


We like this...

Now, it's been too long.
Too long, too long in slavery.
Free the people and let them move in liberty
Now, it's been too long.
Too long, too long in slavery.
So the struggle continue.
But while the struggle continue, I'm going to tell you.
We rastaman will set the world free...

Joseph Hill - Culture

About us...

This is a community website based in Barbuda. We charge a small subscription for local businesses in order to fully represent our community and to maintain the cost of the site. Full details of what it costs to be on here are listed on our site information page. If you have found the information here helpful and would like to support us with a donation please look for the paypal link on our 'contact us' page.

Let us know about you...

We love to hear from you if you are a Barbudan here or overseas, tell us and we will promote your event, your business or your news. Or maybe you visited Barbuda for the first (or second or third) time? Send us your pictures. It's easy to be on the website - just send us an e mail.