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Past Projects

Project: Vulnerability and Adaptation Assessment of Coastal Aspects of Jamaica
Contribution to the Second Communication to UNFCCC;
Value: J$1.4 million
Duration: 12 months
Funding Agency:UNDP & Meteorological Service.
Date Commenced: June 2007

Project: Quantifying the elevation of the Negril tourist strip in face of future sea level rise
Value: J$200,000
Duration: 1 month
Funding Agency: Environmental Foundation of Jamaica
Date Commenced: May, 2008
Project : Beach Erosion And Coastal Hazards: Ensuring Saftey (BEACHES): Phase 2.
Value : J$3.8 million
Duration : 1 year
Funding Agency : Environmental Foundation of Jamaica
Date Commenced : May, 2006
Project : Review of beach erosion hazard maps for Belize and Grenada
Value : J$520,000
Duration : 4 months
Funding Agency : Caribbean Disaster Emergency Response Agency
Date Commenced : August, 2005
Project: Sediment budget of the Rio Grande watershed and its effect on the beach sediments at St. Margarets Bay, Portland (pdf)
Value: J$1.5 million
Duration: 1 Year
Funding Agency: NEPA/USAID
Date Completed: March, 2005
Project : Evaluation of coastline changes and hazards in Jamaica to improve hazard reduction strategies for coastal communities (Beach Erosion And Coastal Hazards: Ensuring Safety)
Value : J$5.9 million
Duration : 2 years
Funding Agency : Environmental Foundation of Jamaica
Date Commenced : March, 2004
Project: Examination of offshore deposits of sand on the South Coast Shelf, for potential commercial exploitation
Value: J$130,000
Duration: 3 months
Funding Agency: Environmental Foundation of Jamaica
Date Completed: March, 2004

Project : Examination of beach erosion at St. Margaret's Bay, Portland, Jamaica.
Value: J$400,000
Duration: 7 months
Funding Agency: NEPA/USAID
Date Completed: March, 2003

Project : Compilation of all known publications and maps of the physical characteristics of Jamaica’s Exclusive Economic Zone (JEEZ).
Value: J$1.2 million
Duration:
Funding Agency: Environmental Foundation of Jamaica
Date Completed: 2002

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