Belize was featured as a prime location for a study of sharks by international environmentalists. As a matter of fact, the group, Global Fin Project has gotten substantial funding to conduct a study in Belize’s waters. You may wonder what is it that makes Belize an ideal location; well apparently it has to do with Belize’s signing onto the Blue Bond with The Nature Conservancy and the area of the Caribbean Sea that will be protected. Here is how it was explained on The Ellen Degeneres Show.
According to Shark Expert, Demian Chapman, the collaboration with Belize’s Government has already begun.