Posted: Thursday, November 2, 2017. 9:14 a.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: The shark season in Belize officially opened yesterday and runs through to July 31st, 2018.
The Fisheries Department says that any person who contravenes any of the provision of the Fisheries Act, commits an offence and shall be liable on summary conviction.
The department is also urging responsible citizens to call 224-4552/203-2623, email [email protected] or Crime Stoppers Belize at 0-800-922-TIPS (8477) to report any Fisheries infractions and assures the public that all information communicated will be treated in the strictest confidence.
This is all in accordance with Regulation of Statutory Instrument No. 78 of 2011 of the Fisheries Regulation.
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