October 7, 2019

CARICOM countries on alert for major diseases affecting pigs and bananas

Posted: Monday, October 7, 2019. 2:42 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: A pair of deadly diseases poses imminent risk to two key industries, according to the […]
October 3, 2019

Progress and (new) problems for New River

Posted: Thursday, October 3, 2019. 1:59 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: According to Minister of State for Environment, Dr. Omar Figueroa, the New River isn’t quite […]
September 26, 2019

Caribbean islands cannot survive climate change,” says Barbados Prime Minister

Posted: Thursday, September 26, 2019. 3:15 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Barbadian Prime Minister, Mia Mottley, speaking at the United Nations Climate Summit, called on the UN […]
September 20, 2019

New study being commissioned to address New River situation

Posted: Friday, September 20, 2019. 6:02 am CST. By BBN Staff: The Government of Belize, through the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, the Environment and Sustainable Development, […]
September 20, 2019

Department of Environment investigates vessel grounding near Caye Caulker

Posted: Friday, September 20, 2019. 5:57 am CST. By Aaron Humes: Eight persons had to be rescued after a catamaran with tourists aboard ran aground in the […]
September 14, 2019

“New river stench will get worse before it gets better,” warns DOE

Posted: Saturday, September 14, 2019. 2:07 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The Department of the Environment (DOE) said today that it is taking steps to address […]
September 13, 2019

Belize’s scarlet macaws are in danger

Posted: Friday, September 13, 2019. 5:48 am CST. By BBN Staff: The scarlet macaw, one of Belize’s most iconic bird species, is in real danger of […]
September 9, 2019

“Additional US$2 billion a year could rid the world of malaria by 2050,” new report says

Posted: Monday, September 9, 2019. 4:20 pm CST. By BBN Staff: A new report, which was commissioned by the World Health Organization (WHO), says that planet […]