Belize Bans Bottom Trawling in Exclusive Economic Zone

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La barrière de corail du Bélize fait partie de la barrière méso-américaine de corail © AFP PHOTO/HO Juan Pablo Moreiras, World Bank

All forms of trawling in Belize have been banned in the country’s waters including its exclusive economic zone (EEZ) when Fisheries Minister Rene Montero signed the Statutory Instrument effecting this legislative change today.

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