There are a few people out there who will read it, understand the implications and possibly do something about it. The majority will probably turn the page it was on, or click on another story, and forget it.
For years now I’ve thought that Bermuda could – and should – play a leading role in this issue by forming an alliance with other small island nations to bang on the doors of our larger neighbours and tell them that, while they have a big land mass, we don’t.
Bermuda could lead the alliance thus putting itself on the map globally, it could host conferences here, it could encourage more research to be based here.
Yes, the Government does have other major issues to deal with, but it will have even bigger ones if, due to global warming, Cat 3 hurricanes become a Cat 4 and there is little or no coral reef to protect us.