July 31, 2020

Government of Belize to expand the Sapodilla Cayes Marine Reserve to protect important Reef Ecosystem

Posted: Friday, July 31, 2020. 1:49 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The Minister with responsibility for Fisheries, Omar Figueroa has signed a Statutory Instrument for the […]
July 21, 2020

Environmentalists present united front in opposition to Port of Belize cruise project; consultation set for Wednesday

Posted: Tuesday, July 21, 2020. 3:27 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Despite what appeared to be a ‘no’, or at least ‘not yet’ from Cabinet as […]
July 17, 2020

Department of the Environment issues advisory on the permitting process for biodegradable plastic products to importers and custom brokers

Posted: Friday, July 17, 2020. 6:59 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The Department of the Environment has issued an advisory on the permitting process for biodegradable […]
July 16, 2020

Over 21 dump trucks full of garbage taken from Albert Street Community in Belize City

Posted: Thursday, July 16, 2020. 8:26 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Today, the Belize City Council in collaboration with the Water Walkers Boys and Girls Club […]
July 14, 2020

Central American locusts destroy crops in Peten

Posted: Tuesday, July 14, 2020. 10:58 am CST. By BBN Staff: Prensa Libre Guatemala reported that the presence of locusts are putting at risk large numbers […]
July 14, 2020

Importation of prohibited plastic products no longer permitted

Posted: Tuesday, July 14, 2020. 9:28 am CST. By BBN Staff: The Department of the Environment issued a notice today informing all importers, customs brokers, and […]
July 14, 2020

Manatee Man, Jamal Galves, rescues baby manatee

Posted: Tuesday, July 14, 2020. 9:01 am CST. By BBN Staff: Conservationist Jamal Galves rescued a baby manatee on Monday. Galves is an Associate Research Biologist […]
July 12, 2020

Feeding marine life at Iguana Reef Inn in Caye Caulker

Posted: Sunday, July 12, 2020. 8:03 am CST. By BBN Staff: Since 2019, Iguana Reef Inn in Caye Caulker has embarked on a mission to feed […]