Baker's Bay Development Project, Guana Cay, Bahamas
These aerial photos were
taken over Baker's Bay development at Guana Cay,
The first photo show
the island in 2005,before construction.
The second photo, shot in 2007, shows that clearing of vegetation has started.
The next shows that
the sediment curtains, designed to hold back waste during
The last two
photos show the bulldozed mangroves and forests.
A thin green buffer of
vegetation around the rim of the cleared areas will be inadequate to absorb
This is surely an
environmentally irresponsible project. It is tragic that sound ecological
Thomas J. Goreau, President, GCRA,
These photos are the property of SGCR, Save Guana Cay Reef, http://www.saveguanacayreef.com/index.htm