This website is continuously updated and this is where
I will announce the most recent additions. If you've visited
this site before before and want to know what's changed,
take a look here first.
2006, October 8: Environmental
Impact Assessement Page
2006, August 31: Gra
Gra Lagoon National Park
2006, July; Five
Blues Lakes Collapse
2006, April 23: Aguacaliente
Wildlife Sanctuary REA
2006, April 16: Fires
in Belize; 2006 season
2005, August 18: The
Biodiversity and Environmental Data Resource System of Belize
(BERDS) goes public
2005, April 23: Fires
in Belize; 2005 season
2005, April 20: National
Protected Areas Policy and Systems Plan: Assessment &
2004, December 25: Harpy
Eagle reintroduction updates
4 & 5.
2004, May 9:
Belize Mapserver: interactive maps and data
2004, May 1: Database
- Enter your own data
2004, March 26: Endemic
2004, March 14: Inca
2004, March 5: Update
Spanish Creek REA
2004, February 10: Harpy
Eagle Release Update #3.
2003, December 7: Aguas
Turbias National Park REA page initiated, Frangipani
sphinx caterpillars are common in this month.
2003, October 18: Harpy
Eagle Release update.
2003, September 11: Non-native flora
and fauna pages posted.
2003, July 4: Black
Jaguar paper by J.R. Meyer posted.
2003, July 1: Chalillo
ecological data posted. Notably vegetation
2003, May 25: Sarstoon
Temash National Park Rapid Environmental Assessment,
Scenes and discovery
of new Sphagnum bog ecosystem.
2003, March 21: The extremely dry and hot
conditions cause many forest fires.
2003, February 15: Book
Review page. First book "Tarantulas of Belize".
Tarantula species page.
2003, February 7: link to orchid
checklist at Belize Botanic Gardens
2003, February 1: New Interactive Protected
2003, January 28: Page on the complex
ecology of the butterfly Heliconius sapho
2003, January 19: All external links now
open in a new window. Aquatic
ecosystems page added.
2002, December 27: re-designed species
list page, updated ecosystems
page with final report and more downloadable files.
Added Freshwater Fishes, Marine
Fish, Coral and Invertebrate
2002, December 18: Orchid
Picture Gallery added. Miss
Rainforest contestants visit Green
Hills Butterfly Ranch
2002, December 14: Picture
gallery of Green Hills Butterfly Ranch added.
2002, December 8: Spanish Creek Wildlife
Sanctuary: Rapid Ecological Assessment page started for
Spanish Creek Wildlife Sanctuary
and Mayflower Bocawina National
2002, December 4: Green Hills Staff
2002, December 3: Scientific research/collection
permit information. New species
list: Heliconia's and
various links added throughout the site.
2002, December 1: Weather
updates (by weather.com)
2002, November 1: Picturepage of an aberrant
2002, October 26: Cosmetics work on Green
Hills and About Belize
2002, October 21: Site
map + Impacts of Hurricane
Iris page added.
2002, October 20: Forest
Fire page and Pempem cave
2002, October 17: Three Passiflora
2002, October 15: Zamia
(Cycad) page added, Topography
2002, October 3: Central American Ecosystems
2002, October 2: Protected
areas map added. Based on the latest data (Last gazetted
protected area is Swallow Caye Wildlife Sanctuary: Statutory
instrument 102 of 2002).
2002, October 1: Correction to mammal list.
Added three Green
Hills Butterfly Ranch pages.
2002, September 27: First contents uploaded.
Mostly species lists, but also papers, downloadable pdf
2002, September 14: Revised Atomz.com
2002, September 6: Website design finished
by Belize Explorer Group Design Concepts.
2002, August 31: Hosting established (ICDSoft).
2002, July 26: biological-diversity.info
domain name aquired (Verio).
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