Fact Sheet

Belize Catch Reconstruction

Overview

Official fisheries data for Belize cover only exports and fish sold through fishing cooperatives. “Catch reconstruction” is an approach that supplements official data with information from a broad range of sources. This fact sheet presents results and methods from a catch reconstruction study of Belize, which shows a decline in finfish catch for the first time.



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