The National Environment and Planning Agency, NEPA, says it’s far advanced with plans to establish a wild life sanctuary at Goat islands. The Goat islands  off the coast of St Catherine, was tapped for the establishment of a massive development of a Chinese-built port and city.

But the government has decided to instead develop a wild life sanctuary there.

Anthony Mckenzie is Director of the Environmental Management and Conservation Division at NEPA.

Anthony McKenzie,  Director of the Environmental Management And Conservation Division at NEPA.

In the meantime, Director of Natural Resources Management and Environmental Planning at the Urban Development Corporation, Fara Simpson, highlighted the Jamaican species that are to be added to the sanctuary.

Fara Simpson, Director of Natural Resources Management and Environmental Planning at the Urban Development Corporation.
They were speaking on Friday during Nationwide @ 5.