Originally Posted by Amgine
Other Bahamian news: The government has announced it is nearing completion on a new National Marina Policy to govern environmental issues related to development of marinas and golf courses.
One of the big problems there is that developers always seem to eventually get their way. Big stink in the Abacos where a developer is said to be ruining a reef with his super golf course at Baker's Bay. They're really digging the place up. Can't even anchor
there anymore. The locals have been fighting it for years but "progress" marches on with a little greasing of the politicians.