Saturday, May 25, 2024

Rocky Point

Healthy 2021 turtle nesting season; nesting areas still threatened by human activity

The current turtle nesting season continues to look good as members of the Hol Chan Marine Reserve are reporting hatchlings in the several nests discovered in northern Ambergris Caye. 44 nests have been found so far, a much lower nest count from previous seasons. Around this time of year, nests amounted to the 90s previously.

Turtle nesting season begins, island residents are asked to be cautious

HCMR is uncertain about the success of the season this year and ask the general public visiting the beaches north of San Pedro Town to be extra cautious and to not interfere with any potential nests.

Amidst challenges, turtle nesting season looks promising

According to reports from the Ambergris Caye Marine Turtle Program, at the Hol Chan Marine Reserve, the 2017 turtle nesting season is looking bright.

Public asked to be mindful of Turtle Nesting Season

The 2014 Turtle Nesting Season has officially commenced, and biologists at the Ambergris Caye Marine Turtle Program have already recorded two nests at Robles...

SPTC declares shoreline cleanup campaign a success

The Shoreline Cleanup Campaign headed by the SPTC brought in about 30 bags of garbage, while Green Reef's efforts brought in 80 bags - a successful cleanup campaign indeed.

Turtle nesting season “looking positive”

The month of August is the peak period for turtle nesting season in Belize. The full season runs from May to November. Reports from...