|Ecology of northwest Belize. Website by N. Brokaw, focussing on vegetation of the Rio Bravo Conservation and Management Area.
| US Endangered Species Act: https://lawshelf.com/videos/entry/federal-efforts-to-ensure-biodiversity-the-endangered-species-act
and Environmental Resource Data System of Belize (BERDS).
Is now simply a spatial data warehouse with basic ArcGIS Shapefiles on the Belize
|http://www.belizebirdrescue.com Bird rescue and rehabilitation. DON'T support the illegal Parrot nest-robbing trade. Don't buy baby birds. Call: 822 1524 - Report the thieves!
Vascular plant checklist of Belize by The New York
Botanical Gardens with numerous contributions by J.
C. Meerman. This
checklist reports 3408 vascular plants for Belize.
Unfortunately there is no information on distribution
or status of the plants.
the Maya Mountains Divide
report written by Larry Rice For American Explorer,
map of Belize
An example of research conducted by J. C. Meerman.
Link to the website of the WorldBank. Download the
entire report (2 volumes) + GIS files from this site.
work with the GIS (Global Information System) files,
GIS software is required. You can download free software
by going to the ESRI webpage (click logo on the left).
ArcExplorer ArcExplorer is a lightweight GIS data
viewer developed by ESRI. This freely available software
offers an easy way to perform basic GIS functions.
overview of Marine Habitats found at Laughing Bird
Caye. A good general introduction to Coral Reefs structure
intoduction to the Coastal Zone of Belize by Lisel
Alamilla and Anna D. Hoare
website deals with manatee research and gives frequently
updated maps indicating the presence of some radio-tagged
manatees near Gales Point in the Belize District.
Turtle tracking Satellite Tracking
The goal of this program is to provide sea turtle researchers
with an easy-to-use tool for collecting, managing and
sharing their sea turtle satellite tracking data in
Turtle Nesting at Manatee Bar, Belize, 1991
Greg W. Smith
Quevas Research Station in the Chiquibul forest.
Operated by Maya Forest Enterprises in partnership with
the Belize Forest Department, Conservation Management
Institute and Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
out more about educational programs of the best little
zoo in the world.
of amphibians and reptiles from the Las Cuevas area,
Belize Checklist of the
amphibians and reptiles found in the vicinity of Las
Cuevas, compiled by Peter J. Stafford
Bats in Central America.
WCS project. With distribution data and acoustic signatures.
found on the Las Quevas (Natural History Museum of
reporting on the amphibian monitoring system can be
found on this site
database of some amphibians occurring in Belize.
some pictures and distributional information
American Applesnail Pomacea flagellata
Scheme for Marine Habitats of Belize
P. J. Mumby & A. R. Harborne. UNDP/GEF Belize
Coastal Zone Management Project. *.pdf document
Motmot, Electron carinatum
B.W. & C. Miller. Cotinga 6(1996)
C. England. Cotinga 13 (2000): 32-43
Info - Belize
status of rare and endangered Belizean mammals.
and mammal lists at birdlist.org.
With scientific names as well as common names in different
of the Pine Savanna at Monkey Bay Wildlife Sanctuary,
Belize. Laughlin, D. C., 2002. Caribbean
Journal of Science. 38 (1-2): 151-155. (Pdf)
Resources: flora related news (international),
books and web resources
national parks: Descriptions
Identification of Phlebotomine sandlies of America
species of America which are present in Belize
and Regional Determinants of Anopheles (Diptera: Culicidae)
Larval Distribution in Belize, Central America
E. Rejmankova, D. R. Roberts, R. E. Harbach, J. Pecor,
E. L. Peyton, S. Manguin, R. Krieg, J. Polanco and
L. Legters (pdf)
of the Chiquibul Cave System, Belize and Guatemala
J. R. Reddell and G. Veni. Texas Memorial Museum,
2400 Trinity, Austin, Texas. (Pdf)
eating your CD!
of Life Web Index: Links and Information to Explore
this page, It is tried to bring together in one place
the considerable resources available on the web for
exploring the diversity of life. Some of this information
will be meaningful only to the scientist (or to someone
with a term paper due about some obscure group of
species!). But at least some of these links should
appeal to anyone with a healthy curiosity.
Bravo Conservation and Management Area, Belize Survey
Project, P. Kovarik,
J. Shuey and C. Carlton.
Bravo collection checklists of the following beetle
from John Shuey's Field Notes.
of the Belize River: Modeling Flow Overland to the
Survey Turneffe Atoll:
Dept of Geography of Edinburgh.
Three members of the Department of Geography were
commissioned by Coral Cay Conservation to carry out
a rapid survey of the plants and soils found on Turneffe
Atoll, Belize. The maps and data produced complement
detailed surveys of the reef and marine biology being
collected by members of both Coral Cay Conservation
and University College Belize.
palms of Belize
Fishes from Carrie Bow Cay, Belize — in Color
recent survey of the American Crocodile in Turneffe
Atoll. S. G. Platt. 2003
Weeds that Threaten the Caribbean. Richard
Moyroud, 2000. Also discusses on Belize (Colubrina
asiatica, Melaleuca leucodendron)
bleachout in Belize
Biological Corridor Mapserver - Belize. provides
information to many users in Central America. From maps
of ecosystems throughout the Central American region,
the map-server can be used to provide information in
formats understandable to key decision-makers, as well
as the needs of project analysts and researchers.
of Insects and Arthropods of Nicaragua
burning. NASA page
a resource for Belize Maps
Search Belize Travel Photography Stockphotography:
over 500 results from a search on "Belize"
of 903 towns and cities in Belize. Click a
town and you get latitude, longitude, elevation and
weather information and nearby communities. Usefull
as a gazetteer.
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