Click to return to today's picture of the day!
            Saturday, November 10, 2007

Previous | Next | Archive |

Big ol' tarpon
Website of the Day
Off the southern tip of Ambergris Caye is Belize's oldest marine reserve, the Hol Chan Marine Reserve. The   reserve focuses on a cut through the reef which is little more than 25 yards wide and 30 feet deep about 4 miles southeast of San Pedro. The reserve was formed primarily as a community-based initiative due to concern over the high level of uncontrolled, often destructive fishing and diving activities in the area, and because of  the unique formation of the channel, the abundant fishery resources (including conch and lobster) and the feasibility of including an interlinked system of coral reef, seagrass and mangrove habitats in this area.
Click here for past Websites of the Day
Big ol' tarpon

Photograph by Hillyboo of Freedom Tours Fishing Unlimited              
Click here to comment on this picture .

Other Belizean "Pictures of the Day":
San Pedro Daily

Click here for a large selection of photographs and videos of Belize
Email us - Weyour photographs. Send us yours with a description!

Belize Belize Belize Belize History Belize Weather
Belize Lodging Tours & Recreation Diving & Snorkeling Fishing Travel Tips Real Estate Island Information Visitor Center Belize Business San Pedro Sun Belize Message Board Restaurants Things to do

Copyright by Casado Internet Group