Blacktip Island entrepreneur Piers “Doc” Plank has launched Bamboo You, an island-based manufacturer of scuba equipment made completely of bamboo.
“Bamboo’s the ultimate renewable resource,” Plank said. 368 more words
Blacktip Island residents turned out in dozens Thursday to protest plans for a Lowest Depot do-it-yourself superstore slated for the island’s northern tip.
“We have the dump for all our DIY needs,” said protestor Palometa Fischer. 382 more words
A photograph of Blacktip Island’s rumored mersquatch surfaced Thursday, confirming the existence of the legendary creature.
Island resident Molly Miller captured the image behind her house, where road crews have been clearing land. 456 more words
Public health officials announced Thursday all of Blacktip Island will be paved to combat the growing mosquito menace threatening the small Caribbean island.
“The mosquitoes are out of control,” Tiperon Islands Public Health chief Ferris Skerritt said. 409 more words
Scientists Thursday confirmed Blacktip Island will soon break free of its deep-sea base following recent winter storms.
“A combination of ocean acidification and deep ocean waves have been gnawing away at the island for years,” Tiperon University at Blacktip marine geologist Ernesto Mojarra said. 358 more words