Advocating for and Educating about Fishing Practices That Protect Marine Life

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Advocating for and Educating about Fishing Practices That Protect Marine Life

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In 2011, Belize Diving Services acted as host for a news team from AlJazeera’s Earthrise, a program that highlights worldwide environmental news. The team explained Belize’s ban on all forms of bottom trawling, a destructive practice that rakes the bottom of the ocean floor, killing any fish in the way and ruining habitat.