Belize Fisheries Department is please to presents its Newsletter, Catch of the Quarter- Volume 9. No.2. This COTQ edition updates on a few national programs, the Department fully participates, focusing on the monitoring and management of endangered turtle species found in Belize. ENJOY!
The Belize Fisheries Department along with the South Water Caye Marine Reserve invite you to take part on “Mek wi ketch dem fish! Lion fish Tournament schedule for July 15-17, 2016.
The Belize Fisheries Department of the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, the Environment and Sustainable Development in collaboration with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will welcome an eight-member Haitian delegation from July 11 to July 15, 2016 as part of a Knowledge Exchange Visit focusing on artisanal fisheries. The delegation..
PUBLIC NOTICE! Conch fishery closure press release 2016
Belize Marine Conservation and Climate Adaptation Project (2015-2020) Belize, under the leadership of the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, The Environment and Sustainable Development with fiduciary management assistance from the Protected Areas Conservation Trust (PACT) as the National Implementing Entity (NIE) and the World Bank as Multilateral Implementing Entity (MIE),..
The Bacalar Chico National Park and Marine Reserve (BCNPMR) was designated under the National Parks System Act in 1996. Following a decade of advocacy, in that same year, the Belize Barrier Reef System was inscribed as a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage Site: one of..
This is major step forward in the protection of the Caribbean Spiny Lobster. The Countries with different regulations for closed seasons either confused fisherman or allowed for some to take advantage. American countries have come together to protect the lobster. The closed season is the same for Belize, Guatemala, Honduras,..