Happy 25th Birthday Hol Chan Marine Reserve!

On August 01, 2012 in Belize, Caye Caulker, Marine Series, News

Back on the 2nd July our own Hol Chan Marine Reserve celebrated it’s 25th birthday!!  The marine world is struggling at the moment with the news of oil spills and decline in health of the reef but here in Belize, the Hol Chan Marine Reserve is a beacon of hope for all of those invested in the marine world.

The Hol Chan Marine Reseve was created 25 years ago through a combination of Government and World Wildlife Conservation Society – the intentions: for education for both the public and particularly conservationists to study the reef in Belize and internationally!

To this day we at Raggamuffin have to thank those involved for the beauty that they have sustained and in so many ways created in the Hol Chan Marine Reserve – as it is this that makes Belize so very unique on the international map!!

For the full article in National Geographic click here.

 

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