June 18, 2019

Belize to improve Solid Waste Management with Support of IDB and Japan

The Government of Belize is receiving a US$500,000 grant from the IDB through the Japan Quality Infrastructure Initiative (JQI).
June 12, 2019

Fish “drown” in Sittee River: DOE explains

The DOE contacted Breaking Belize News (BBN) explaining that several samples of the water in the area were collected and tested, along with one of the [...]
June 12, 2019

Southeastern Watershed Alliance meets to discuss water quality

The meeting was sponsored by the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award and included representatives from University of Belize, Steadfast Tourism and Conservation Association, Productive Organization for [...]
June 11, 2019

World Oceans Day 2019 commemorated

World Oceans Day was celebrated under the theme“Gender and the Oceans”.
June 10, 2019

What’s killing the fish down south?

Breaking Belize News was informed that the phenomenon began happening last week, and was discovered by a tour guide doing a canoe tour.
June 7, 2019

Tourism Ministry conducts Global Sustainable Tourism Council Assessment

The Sustainable Assessment is a first time for Belize and to the Mesoamerican region where similar assessments have been conducted in Roatan, Honduras and Cozumel, Mexico [...]
June 7, 2019

Manatee brutally slaughtered by boat

Jamal Galves, program coordinator with Clear Water Marine Aquarium Research Institute, explained that he was notified around 5:00 p.m.
June 5, 2019

New report on looming threats of gillnet use in Belize launched

"Net Loss or Net Gain? Gillnet Use in Belizean Waters", a study commissioned by the Turneffe Atoll Trust and Yellow Dog Community and Conservation Foundation, finds [...]