Sea Turtle Report 2017

Belize Marine Turtle Report 2017

Posted on June 6th, 2017 · Posted in Highlights, News & Events

Marine Turtles of Belize: There are three species of marine turtles commonly encountered in Belize’s water: hawksbill, loggerhead and green turtles. Belize’s water, including MPAs and World Heritage sites, are believed to be important regional foraging grounds for the three turtle species; varying sizes of these turtles have been observed..
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THE OCEAN CONFERENCE, UNITED NATIONS, NEW YORK, 5-9 JUNE 2017

Posted on June 5th, 2017 · Posted in Highlights, News & Events

The Belize Delegation Special Package The Belize Model for Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries: a partnership success story 5 June 2017 1500-1630 Conference Room B, United Nations Headquarters The side event is intended to contribute to the overarching theme of the Oceans Conference: Our oceans, our future: partnering for the implementation of..
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Sea Cucumber Fishing Season

Posted on March 14th, 2017 · Posted in Highlights, News & Events, Press Release

Belize Fisheries Department Office will be closed on Friday, January 20th, 2017

Posted on January 18th, 2017 · Posted in News & Events, Press Release

PUBLIC NOTICE: Belize Fisheries Department Office will be closed on Friday, January 20th, 2017

“THE LORD GIVETH AND THE LORD TAKETH AWAY” – Rest in Peace Isaias Majil

Posted on January 18th, 2017 · Posted in Highlights, News & Events

Belize Fisheries Department – Catch of the Quarter Newsletter

Posted on January 17th, 2017 · Posted in Highlights, News & Events

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!

Fisheries Department – Issuance of License 2017

Posted on December 13th, 2016 · Posted in News & Events, Press Release

Belize Fisheries Department – Issuance of License 2017        

Invitation to the World Heritage Site (WHS) Forum)

Posted on December 6th, 2016 · Posted in News & Events, Press Release

The Belize Fisheries Department and the WHS Committee cordially invites you to attend the WHS Forum in commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of the Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System (BBRRS) inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The event takes place at the Belize Institute of Performing Arts from 7:00pm..
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Consultancy Opportunity

Posted on November 3rd, 2016 · Posted in Highlights, News & Events

Placencia Lobster Fest 2016

Posted on October 24th, 2016 · Posted in News & Events

Placencia celebrated its 18th Lobster Fest in which we are proud to say that the Belize Fisheries Department was part of. The department had as objective to bring awareness on the importance of the management mechanisms, sustainable use of our marine resources and provide information to the general public about the biology..
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