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Sargassum #521864
02/22/17 11:32 AM
02/22/17 11:32 AM
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Scissorbill Offline OP
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Hello....can anyone please comment on current Sargassum conditions? Thanks!

Re: Sargassum [Re: Scissorbill] #521866
02/22/17 11:54 AM
02/22/17 11:54 AM
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San Pedro AC Belize
Diane Campbell Offline
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Depending where you are, not too bad. Certainly NOTHING like last year! Yea. Not stinky, not everywhere, and in an amount that is not uncommon from time to time. very manageable.

Re: Sargassum [Re: Scissorbill] #521867
02/22/17 12:23 PM
02/22/17 12:23 PM
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Scissorbill Offline OP
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Thanks a bunch!

Re: Sargassum [Re: Scissorbill] #521884
02/23/17 06:04 AM
02/23/17 06:04 AM
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Re: Sargassum [Re: Scissorbill] #521894
02/23/17 08:03 AM
02/23/17 08:03 AM
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San Pedro, Belize
Judyann H. Offline
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On the South end of the island late last week, we did notice a few spots where we can see it/smell it.... However as Diane said, nothing like the past. Currently it has been cleaned up by the regular beach maintenance teams and this morning no signs of it on this end....

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Re: Sargassum [Re: Scissorbill] #521901
02/23/17 11:39 AM
02/23/17 11:39 AM
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Belize City
Katie Valk Offline

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Was on the sea yesterday and saw little of it and did not see pile up on the beach where I was staying this morning. And I was up before the yardmen came to work.

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Re: Sargassum [Re: Scissorbill] #521902
02/23/17 12:12 PM
02/23/17 12:12 PM
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San Pedro Belize
elbert Offline
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This is the The Sargassum Fish (Histrio histrio) it's evolved in the Sargassum and is visiting with the weed. The Sargassum is believed to have been around for tens of thousands of years and is crucial to harbor and feed ocean creatures.

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