May 11, 2019

Government of Belize extends deadline for gill net consultations

Posted: Saturday, May 11, 2019. 9:06 am CST. By BBN Staff: Yesterday the Government of Belize (GOB) extended the deadline for members of the public to […]
May 8, 2019

Ambergris Caye has been named one of the 7 Best Luxury Fishing Destinations for 2019

Posted: Wednesday, May 8, 2019. 11:10 am CST. By Aaron Humes: Ambergris Caye in the Belize District is one of the seven best luxury fishing destinations […]
October 2, 2018

Conch season reopens 

Posted: Tuesday, October 2, 2018. 8:11 am CST. By BBN Staff: The conch season in Belize officially reopened yesterday.  The Wildlife Conservation Society reminds fishers of the […]
September 26, 2018

Suspected Ciguatera Poisoning Detected in Belize City 

Posted: Wednesday, September 26, 2018. 10:02 am CST. By BBN Staff: The Ministry of Health would like to alert the public that suspected fish poisoning (Ciguatera poisoning) […]
April 18, 2017

Crime threatening World Heritage sites

Posted: Tuesday, April 18, 2017. 3:12 pm CST. Posted: Tuesday, April 18, 2017. 3:11 p.m. CST. By BBN Staff: Crime is threatening the existence of nearly half […]
February 25, 2017

Sea Cucumber season closes for 2017

Posted: Saturday, February 25, 2017. 9:32 am CST. Posted: Saturday, February 25, 2017. 9: 30 a.m. CST. By BBN Staff:The Belize Fisheries Department issued a press […]
June 13, 2016

Managed access of fisheries launched countrywide

Posted: Monday, June 13, 2016. 10:42 am CST. By Aaron Humes: Belize’s fishermen and others who enjoy the marine bounty are being asked to be more […]
February 2, 2016

Copper Bank fishermen guilty of fisheries offenses

Posted: Tuesday, February 2, 2016. 6:34 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Tonight 3 of 5 fishermen busted with over 600 uncleaned but market processed undersized conch must […]