Tag: Palau

Palau Becomes First Nation To Ban Reef-Toxic Sunscreen

Palau has become the first country to place a ban on reef-toxic sunscreen. The ban was signed into law last Oct. 25 and is set to take effect starting Jan. 1, 2020.

Earth/Environment November 8, 2018

El Niño Decimates Golden Jellyfish Population In Palau Saltwater Lake

The population of golden jellyfish in Palau's famed saltwater lake has been decreasing in the past few months, no thanks to the El Niño phenomenon in the region. The creatures, previously numbered at 8 million, are now only about 600,000.

Animals May 5, 2016

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