What are 6 protected areas that can be found in Belize list their names?
|Peccary Hills||Belize||Gracie Rock Reserve for Adventure, Culture and Ecotourism|
|Río Blanco||Toledo||Río Blanco Mayan Association|
|Sarstoon-Temash||Toledo||Sarstoon Temash Institute for Indigenous Management|
|St. Herman’s Blue Hole||Cayo||Belize Audubon Society|
Is the Belize River a protected area?
Spanish Creek Wildlife Sanctuary, declared a protected area in June 2002, is 5,900 acres situated along 5 miles of Spanish Creek. The Wildlife Sanctuarylies within the Belize River watershed, along Spanish Creek, south of Rancho Dolores. This Wildlife Sanctuary forms an important linkthe Northern Biological Corridor.
How much of Belize is protected?
Roughly 26% (2.6 million acres, or 1.22 million hectares) of Belizean land and sea is preserved within a total of 95 reserves, which vary in their purpose and level of protection.
How many marine protected areas are in Belize?
The Department has also established 11 protected Spawning Aggregation Sites, covering the majority of the sites known within Belize waters.
|Listing||Bacalar Chico||Glover’s Reef|
|Management||Fisheries Department||Fisheries Department|
How many categories of protected areas are there?
There are 4 categories of the Protected Areas viz, National Parks, Sanctuaries, Conservation Reserves and Community Reserves.