Nature Foundation Concerned Over Rumoured Plans to Build 32 Room Hotel on Simpson Bay Beach. Has Asked the VROMI Ministry for Clarification. | SMN News

PHILIPSBURG:— The Sint Maarten Nature Foundation was informed during beach assessments carried out as part of the monitoring of local sea turtle populations during nesting season that the development of a thirty-two room hotel is being planned for the area of Simpson Bay Beach between Karakter Beach Bar and White Sands Beach Club. The Foundation is very concerned at the rumored development considering that the area is one of the last undisturbed and undeveloped nesting beaches for all three of the endangered sea turtles that come ashore to lay eggs on Sint Maarten. “Although we have not yet received

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