The Nature Conservancy – the Foundation pledged to fund the remediation of environmental harm caused by an abandoned marina project at the Ashton Lagoon in Union Island, St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The project supported mangrove and lagoon restoration works conducted by TNC and Sustainable Grenadines, a local environmental protection NGO. Phase 1, financed by the Foundation has been completed in December 2017 as indicated in the final report (see PDF file below)

Photo: Orisha Joseph

Ashton Lagoon on Union Island--old abandoned marina project blocking the natural currents and cycle of marine life