Posted: Wednesday, July 5, 2017. 7:49 a.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: The Belize Fisheries Department yesterday announced that the conch season officially closed on July 1, 2017.
This is in accordance with the Fisheries (Amendment) Regulations under Statutory Instrument number 54 of 2012 (Regulation 24.A).
The conch-fishing season is officially closed from July 1st, 2017 to September 30th, 2017.
The public is reminded that no person or establishment shall have in possession any conch during the closed season in accordance with Regulation 6 of Principal Regulations (Chapter 210 of the Laws of Belize – Revised Edition 2000-2003.
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