Here is an interesting article about some new safeguards in place to protect five species of sharks and two types of manta rays - the first time that trade limits have been placed on the shark species in nearly a decade.
Dangriga, Belize, March 13, 2013.
Island Expeditions announced its top three Belize travel picks for this April: Fly Fish Glover's Reef with a guest fly-fishing instructor; Paddle the Paradise Islands lodge-to-lodge over the full moon; and Snorkel Lighthouse Reef, with kayaking, a guest yoga instructor and the famous Blue Hole.
Congratulations to Wildtracks - this year's winner of the Belize Audubon Society's (BAS) prestigious James A. Waight Award, for their contributions to the conservation and enhancement of Belize's environment!
Fly-fishing at Glover's Reef
Dangriga, Belize, February 26, 2013
TOP TEN SANITY-SAVING SECRETS FOR TRAVELING WITH KIDS
We wanted to share the launch of a new book, which was announced in the January 2013 e-newsletter of BFREE, the Belize Foundation for Research and Environmental Education. Biodiversity of the Maya Mountains - a Focus on the Bladen Nature Reserve by Daniel C. Dourson is a look into the remarkable biodiversity found in the Maya Mountains of southern Belize.