Wednesday, May 22, 2024


Fisher Folk Licensing Schedule 2014

Belize Fisheries Department releases schedule for fishing license renewals/updates and new licenses.

Celebrating our Patron Saint on Dia de San Pedro

The week-long Dia de San Pedro Celebrations peaked on Friday, June 27th and Saturday, June 28thwith a main tribute to the island’s Patron Saint,...

Fishermen targeting shark for export to Guatemala caught

Two fishermen were busted with shark meat and fins amongst other items when they attempted to export the products to Guatemala. The two men...

National Fishermen’s Producers Cooperative Society Ltd opens branch on the island

Now in San Pedro Town: The National Fishermen’s Producers Cooperative Society Limited. Yes, a seafood market!

Belize Fisheries Department holds Revised Fisheries Regulation consultation in San Pedro Town

Belize Fisheries Department held a consultation on Aug 29 in San Pedro with fishermen/stakeholders as they work to develop a Revised Fisheries Regulation.

The first Lobster catch

Lobster season is finally open, and the fishermen are already flocking to the sea. The Lobster Season is a time when many fishermen in...

Placencia fishermen diversifying from fishing to seaweed farming

After noticing a decline in the fishing stock, Placencia fishermen sought a sustainable alternative: seaweed farming!

Celebrating Dia De San Pedro 2011

San Pedro Day (Dia de San Pedro) was celebrated in the past week in grandeur, with both religious and festive activities. On Wednesday June...