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October 13, 2023

Yarborough Pumping Station is final piece of City’s flood mitigation puzzle

But for a decade, the Inter-American Development Bank and Belize City Council, along with the Ministry of Works (now Infrastructure Development and Housing), have been putting [...]
October 12, 2023

Government of Belize and OCEANA agree on amendment to referendum act and consultations on petroleum exploration

According to the statement, the Government confirmed that it has no intention of amending or repealing the provisions of the Moratorium Act.
October 11, 2023

Ministry of Agriculture to observe World Food Day on Friday, October 20

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security, and Enterprise (MAFSE) will be having activities on Friday, October 20, on occasion of World Food Day.
October 10, 2023

Belizean birders celebrate 3rd Belize Birding Festival at Old Belize

By Ruben Morales Iglesias: Belize is a paradise where countless bird species can be found, so it’s no surprise that birders from all over Belize gathered for [...]
October 8, 2023

Two fishermen charged and handed hefty fines for illegal harvesting of conch from Turneffe Atoll Reserve

57-year-old Francisco Chan of Otro Benque Road, Orange Walk Town, Orange Walk District; and 23-year-old Russell Melendez of Copper Bank, Corozal District, were each charged with [...]
October 8, 2023

Belize Barrier Reef in danger as coral growth struggles against rising sea levels

Centered on an in-depth analysis of 22 drill cores extracted from the Belize barrier reef and its atolls, the study investigates a 9,000-year timeline of coral [...]
October 6, 2023

Territorial Volunteers recover gill net with stuck lobster, stingray

On their latest expedition in the waters, they removed an illegally placed gill net, banned for use in Belize, containing at least one juvenile lobster and [...]
October 6, 2023

Belize joins Global efforts to combat Climate Change

Belize takes a significant step towards combatting climate change by formally acceding to the Kigali Amendment of the Montreal Protocol. The Kigali Amendment focuses on phasing [...]