March 5, 2020

BMDC hosts beekeeping harvest season

The session involved a report of the activities that the BMDC has undertaken in the development of the apiculture industry over the last year, including capacity [...]
February 13, 2020

Yacht owner cooperating with authorities after dropping anchor on reef,” says Audubon Society

By BBN Staff: The Belize Audubon Society (BAS) updated the nation on the status of the investigation following a yacht dropping anchor on the barrier reef [...]
February 13, 2020

Belize outpaces region but overall reef health down

However, Belize, in whose territory most of the sites (104 of 319) were observed, recorded an increase in RHI to 3 on a scale of 5, [...]
February 4, 2020

Ministry of Works embarks on Climate Vulnerability Reduction Program

The main objective is to reduce climate-related vulnerabilities through investment activities in the downtown Belize City area.
January 29, 2020

Drought warning issued, region urged to take it seriously

The Barbados-based Caribbean Climate Outlook Forum (CariCOF), issued the warning this week in its latest Caribbean Climate Outlook. The outlook warns that long-term drought is evolving [...]
January 24, 2020

Turneffe Land Trust to protect Turneffe Atoll

“This Trust ensures that this land will be held in trust for conservation and that it will remain in its natural state perpetually. As Trustee, Turneffe [...]
January 14, 2020

Environmental Protection (Pollution from Plastics) Regulation signed into law

The law comes into effect on January 15, 2020.
January 12, 2020

Caribbean Institute for Meteorology and Hydrology issues drought warnings for Belize and others

The Barbados-based institute released the January edition of its Caribbean Drought Bulletin this week, noting that the countries being warned about short-term drought are Barbados, Belize, [...]