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  1. El Nino Drives Belize Drought

    7 Apr 2020- 09:43 by Local Press Report BELMOPAN Breaking Belize News Тhе Nаtіоnаl Меtеоrоlоgісаl Ѕеrvісе (NМЅ) оf Веlіzе іѕ саllіng fоr Веlіzеаnѕ аt аll lеvеlѕ tо соnѕеrvе wаtеr аѕ drоught соndіtіоnѕ іn thе соuntrу іntеnѕіfу duе tо bеlоw-аvеrаgе rаіnfаll ...

    Local Press Report - 04/07/2020 - 09:43

  2. Urban Industries Cause Belize Smelly Water Problem

    12 Feb 2019- 12:44 by Local Press Report BELMOPAN St. Lucia News Belize Monday said it is working towards addressing the unpleasant stench that is affecting the residents in the capital and has blamed the wastewater emanating from several industries opera ...

    Local Press Report - 02/12/2019 - 12:44

  3. Peer-Learning to Improve Urban Management in Belize

    9 Sep 2016- 12:19 by Local Press Report BELMOPAN Global Water Operators Partnerships Alliance GWOPA/UN-Habitat, through the regional WOP-LAC secretariat, provided instrumental and financial support for the creation and implementation of a Water Operators& ...

    Local Press Report - 09/09/2016 - 12:37

  4. Drought Conditions Emerge in Southwestern Belize

    12 May 2016- 09:12 by Local Press Report BELIZE CITY Amandala Drier than normal conditions could adversely impact the country’s agricultural sector over the coming months, as drought conditions are emerging in the southwestern part of the country, across ...

    Local Press Report - 05/12/2016 - 09:12

  5. CDB Approves Grant to Help Belize Water Sector Tackle Climate Change

    26 Oct 2015- 09:25 by Local Press Report BELMOPAN Caribbean News The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved a technical assistance grant to Belize to help make the country’s water sector less vulnerable to climate change impacts. Through the $134,0 ...

    Local Press Report - 10/26/2015 - 09:25

  6. Mayans Made Sacrifices at Water Temple

    30 Jan 2015- 10:27 by Local Press Report BELIZE CITY AAAS In the jungles of Belize, archaeologists have discovered the ruins of a Maya water temple. National Geographicreports that the derelict compound contains a 60-meter-deep pool where the ancient peop ...

    Local Press Report - 01/30/2015 - 10:27

  7. Commission Denies Rate Increase for Belize Utility

    14 Jan 2015- 10:36 by Local Press Report BELIZE CITY Amandala In November 2014, the Belize Water Services (BWS), a utility company whose majority shareholder is the Government of Belize, asked the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) to approve its business ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2015 - 10:36

  8. Extensive Drought Blamed for Mayan Collapse

    2 Jan 2015- 10:36 by Local Press Report BELIZE CITY The Yuctan Times Everything from overhunting and a peasant uprising to deforestation and an alien invasion has been proposed to explain why the Mayan civilization collapsed, Smithsonian, notes. But one t ...

    Local Press Report - 01/02/2015 - 10:36

  9. Mexico’s Conagua, Belize Seek Agreement on Hondo River Cleanup

    26 Nov 2014- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Mexico's National Water Commission (Conagua) is seeking to reach an agreement with neighboring Belize to clean-up the trans-boundary Hondo River. Conagua Chetumal delegate José Luis Bl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/26/2014 - 10:46

  10. Belize to Implement Four Projects for Flood Mitigation

    29 Aug 2014- 10:26 by Local Press Report BELIZE CITY The Guardian (Belize) A relief from excessive and prolonged flooding for Belize City residents is now on the horizon. Four sets of contracts under the Flood Mitigation Infrastructure Program were signed ...

    Local Press Report - 08/29/2014 - 10:26

  11. Central America’s Drought Expected to Continue Through October

    25 Jul 2014- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador Climatologists and meteorologists from Central America are predicting that drought conditions in the region will continue through August, September, and October. Following a recent Cl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/25/2014 - 10:22

  12. Belize Utility Commission Increase Rates

    1 May 2014- 09:26 by Local Press Report BELIZE CITY Breaking Belize News The Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has decided that Belizeans will pay about fifty-five cents more for water on average – but it could have been more. Belize Water Services (BWS) ...

    Local Press Report - 05/01/2014 - 09:26

  13. Heavy Rains Cause Flooding in Belize

    28 Oct 2013- 10:09 by Local Press Report BELIZE CITY Belizean Three days of almost continuous rains have brought floods and the closure of sections of Belize’s major highways in the west and south of the country weather and emergency management officials ...

    Local Press Report - 10/28/2013 - 10:09

  14. Heavy Storms Bring Potential Flooding to Belize

    20 Jun 2013- 09:56 by Local Press Report BELIZE CITY 7 News Belize On Monday evening, Tropical Depression 2 made landfall in Southern Belize and dropped 10 inches of rain in 24 hours.  We showed you the flooding it caused in the Stann Creek District. But ...

    Local Press Report - 06/20/2013 - 09:56

  15. Belize Breaks Ground on River Valley Project


    Local Press Report - 04/26/2013 - 10:29