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Sea Urchins and Sea Cucumbers: Request for Harvest Data/Information

I’m looking for, and interested in, any information you could direct me to on current laws regarding the harvest of sea urchins and sea cucumbers in Belize. The last time I was down there in 2010, it seemed the government of Belize had legalized the harvest of sea cucumbers. Are sea urchins also a legal harvest? Might you have any idea on the approved numbers/stats allowed to harvest by commercial vessels?

I am not sure on the urchins, here is some info on cucumbers

You could check with the Fisheries Dept, 
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