The Nevis Disaster Management Department (NDMD) is expecting participation on Nevis in CaribWave 2019 to exceed that of 2018, when the annual tsunami readiness exercise is carried out throughout the region between 10:05 a.m. to midday on March 14, 2019.
As the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) continues to explore more sources of water, Hon. Spencer Brand, Minister responsible for Water on the island is appealing to the public to be conservative in their use of the resource.
The Nevis Island Administration (NIA) through the Nevis Disaster Management Department (NDMD) is on the receiving end of a multi-million dollar gift from the government and people of Japan to assist with disaster management.
The following is the full text of an update from Mr. Brian Dyer, Director of the Nevis Disaster Management Department (NDMD) on Monday, November 12, 2018, regarding an active tropical system near the Leeward Islands.