12 People Who are Making the Caribbean a Greener Place

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Andrew Myers and Emmy Aston

It is one of the hidden jewels of the Caribbean, and after years of struggle, Montserrat is finally starting to emerge from the ashes of its now-famous 1995 volcanic eruption. But Montserrat’s renaissance isn’t just above ground. Andrew Myers and Emmy Aston are working to build a new marine habitat in the waters off the coast, in partnership with the Reef Ball Foundation, which creates “reef balls,” artificial reefs that help protect the island’s marine life.

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