July 11, 2023

Standoff at Sarstoon: Territorial Volunteers challenge Belize Defence Force

Accompanied by reporters, leader Wil Maheia reached the Sarstoon Forward Operating Base to find, as promised by Belize Defence Force Commander Brigadier General Azariel Loria, soldiers [...]
July 11, 2023

Belizean delegation attends high-level maritime organization meeting in London

Member countries gathered for the session from July 3-7 and discussed critical issues such as amendments to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from [...]
July 11, 2023

International News: Experts warn that ocean temperatures ‘much higher’ than predicted

The El Nino phenomenon is also a contributing factor for warmer than average temperatures and this could impact sea ice levels, fisheries and coral.
July 10, 2023

Belize Audubon Society rangers engage in media training workshop

BAS Rangers Rafael Choc and Steven Coc, who were assigned to St. Hermans Blue Hole National Park and Guanacaste National Park respectively participated in the training.
July 9, 2023

Visitors to North Ambergris Caye warned not to disturb turtle nests during nesting season

By Aaron Humes: Residents of North Ambergris Caye, Belize District and nature lovers are up in arms after two turtle nests were destroyed last night, reportedly [...]
July 7, 2023

Nominate your 2023 Ocean Hero today!

This award recognizes and celebrates individuals who go above and beyond to ensure the protection of our oceans.
July 6, 2023

Protected areas stakeholders engage in sustainable tourism planning workshop

The workshop focused on the preservation and enhancement of these natural monuments, as well as the broader Lighthouse Reef Atoll seascape.
July 6, 2023

Over 100 fishers engage in “boat to boat” sessions on regulations surrounding lobster fishing

The Belize Audubon Society (BAS) has conducted “boat to boat” sessions educating fishers in the Lighthouse Reef Atoll about the regulations surrounding the Caribbean Spiny Lobster.