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Posted by Slickrock Adventures on January 17, 2012

The health of the reefs in Belize

One of the most unique and wonderful aspects of our location out on Glover’s Reef is the pristine quality of the 900 patch reefs within the protection of the Glover’s ring reef. Healthy Reefs, an international, multi-institutional effort that tracks the health of the Meso-American Reef, was recently working off the coast of Belize and recorded this great video about the health of the

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Posted by Slickrock Adventures on December 26, 2011

Glovers Reef atoll has unique history

There are five underwater ridges off the coast of Belize, formed by fault lines resulting when the Yucatan and Nicaraguan “blocks” (limestone plateaus) separated and rotated on the axis of the Central American “spine” of mountains, part of the chain running from Alaska to Tierra del Fuego. The most developed of the five is also the one that interests us here at Slickrock because it is the

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