Conch Season Officially Opens

October 01 18:35 2019 Print This Article

October 1st marks the opening of the conch season 2019-2020. As such, the Fisheries Department reminds the public of the following regulations:

  1. Shell length should exceed 7 inches;
  2. Market clean and fillet weight should exceed 3 and 2.75 ounces respectively;
  3. No person or establishment shall buy, sell or have in possession diced conch meat other than market clean conch.

The department urges Belizeans to report any illegal activities at 501- 224-4552, Crime Stoppers at 0-800-922-TIPS(8477) or via email [email protected].