March 16, 2021

We are breathing cleaner air thanks to COVID-19 but air pollution is still a dangerous health risk worldwide

Posted: Tuesday, March 16, 2021. 1:34 pm CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The quality of air improved around the world due to COVID-19 lockdowns and social […]
March 16, 2021

Belize’s big cats highlighted in UK Government’s Defence Sanctuary Awards

Posted: Tuesday, March 16, 2021. 10:20 am CST. The Panthera team with BATSUB’s jungle trackers Picture Courtesy: BATSUB By Zoila Palma: The United Kingdom’s Ministry of […]
March 15, 2021

University of Texas study using NASA images shows Belize losing forest, wetlands

Posted: Monday, March 15, 2021. 1:51 pm CST. By Ruben Morales Iglesias: Deforestation, industrial agricultural and population growth have had a direct negative impact on Belize’s […]
March 12, 2021

Agricultural Health Authority warns that Asian Bean Thrip pest detected in Belize, launches tracking survey to protect Belizean crops

Posted: Friday, March 12, 2021. 4:54 pm CST. By Benjamin Flowers: The Belize Agricultural Health Authority (BAHA) issued a memo today that it has detected the […]
March 11, 2021

UNESCO World Heritage Centre queries impact of cruise ship port construction on World Heritage Site 

Posted: Thursday, March 11, 2021. 2:31 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Mechtild Rössler, Director of the Culture Section of the World Heritage Center of the United […]
March 11, 2021

Mesoamerican Reef Eco-Audit reveals slower rate of progress in protection  

Posted: Thursday, March 11, 2021. 10:05 am CST. By Aaron Humes, Belize City: On Wednesday, in celebration of Mesoamerican Reef (MAR) Day, the Healthy Reefs Initiative’s […]
March 2, 2021

Belize joins regional discussion on obtaining funding for climate mitigation projects

Posted: Tuesday, March 2, 2021. 11:13 am CST. By BBN Staff: Rising sea levels, uncontrolled erosion, erratic weather patterns such as drought, and spontaneous bursts of […]
February 16, 2021

Belize and sunnier climates attracting remote workers 

Posted: Tuesday, February 16, 2021. 1:14 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Among the many reasons to come to Belize, especially at this time of year, is […]