August 22, 2020

Fishing restriction last week sniffed out “fake fishermen” trying to leave San Pedro

Posted: Saturday, August 22, 2020. 10:31 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Attorney General Michael Peyrefitte earned some ire last week by restricting fishing activities on Ambergris […]
June 26, 2020

Sea Cucumber season closes

Posted: Friday, June 26, 2020. 6:42 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The Belize Fisheries Department informed all fishers that in accordance with Statutory Instrument No. 67 of […]
February 13, 2020

Lobster Fishing Season closed

Posted: Thursday, February 13, 2020. 6:17 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The Fisheries Department informs all fishers and the public that the lobster season will be […]
January 6, 2020

New Fisheries Act hailed

Posted: Monday, January 6, 2020. 7:04 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: At the December 20th House of Representatives meeting, Prime Minister Dean Barrow rose to introduce the […]
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) […]