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May 2, 2020

Milpa was not just ‘slash and burn’ 50 years ago – It was a ritual

Posted: Saturday, May 2, 2020. 8:55 pm CST. The views expressed in this article are those of the writer and not necessarily those of Breaking Belize […]
April 29, 2020

Two planes to respond to forest fires near Benque Viejo del Carmen and in Vaca Forest Reserve

Posted: Wednesday, April 29, 2020. 4:53 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Government informed today of the use of two air tanker airplanes today over the periphery […]
April 28, 2020

Airplane from Spanish Lookout loaded with water to douse Belmopan-area fires tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, April 28, 2020. 9:44 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Residents of the nation’s capital are expected to see an ease in the smoky sky […]
April 28, 2020

BREAKING: Bush fire destroys house and many farmlands in Crique Jute, no fatalities

Posted: Tuesday, April 28, 2020. 9:29 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Our colleagues at PGTV confirmed to BBN tonight that a bush fire near the remote […]
April 26, 2020

Belize Audubon Society urges public to cease burning

Posted: Sunday, April 26, 2020. 2:21 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The Belize Audubon Society (BAS) issued a statement urging the public to avoid burning. BAS […]
April 25, 2020

Fires are now mostly forest fires; Government may declare Vaca Forest fire as an emergency

Posted: Saturday, April 25, 2020. 9:23 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The Government informed today that as the temperatures again approached 107 degrees Fahrenheit, new fires […]
April 25, 2020

Over 100 fires per week with temperatures above 100 degrees – Forestry and Environment Departments share details

Posted: Saturday, April 25, 2020. 9:18 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Over the Easter weekend, very high daytime temperatures were recorded which along with the long […]
April 25, 2020

Vaca forest fire has potential to release enormous smoke on Cayo- Government to dispatch firefighting crew tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, April 25, 2020. 9:08 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The Government of Belize has informed that tomorrow, the Forest Department firefighting crew will enter […]