April 21, 2022

Department of the Environment, Port Authority to pursue charges in barge incident

The specifics are not yet available, but witnesses have confirmed that the barge was at sea despite a prohibition of sailing order issued last week by [...]
April 14, 2022

Port Authority moves against construction company’s vessel accused of “polluting” Placencia Lagoon

This week residents of the peninsula have been sharing images and videos of the substance, described by Major Swazo to us as “black soot” being discharged [...]
April 12, 2022

Regional climate change organization worried about long-term drought in a number of countries including Belize

The bulletin, issued yesterday, April 11, said that northern Belize along with The Bahamas, Barbados, Western Cuba, some of the southern Dominican Republic, the US Virgin [...]
April 10, 2022

Forestry Department to capture crocodile that attacked a diver in Caye Caulker

The Department said that the crocodile attacked Caye Caulker resident Josua Young around 10:00 a.m. that day, leaving injuries on his forehead and chin.
March 27, 2022

Belize to develop world’s first fully coastal and marine Project Finance for Permanence (PFP) Initiative

The initiative helps Belize secure long-lasting protection of its unique and globally significant biodiversity, foster long-term economic viability and sustainable livelihoods, as well as strengthen coastal [...]
March 22, 2022

Ministry of Rural Transformation observes World Water Day 2022

The Ministry of Rural Transformation, Community Development, Labour, and Local Government joined other government ministries and organizations in observing World Water Day (WWD) 2022.
March 12, 2022

Environmental organizations conduct beach cleanup in Dangriga

As part of the activities for Reef Week, environmental organizations got together to clean the beach in Dangriga.
March 9, 2022

Green Climate Fund approves funds for traditional savanna fire management project in Belize

The project, titled "Traditional Savanna Fire Management Readiness Proposal to facilitate Emissions Reductions in the Agriculture, Forestry and other land use sectors in Belize," will serve [...]