Posted by Slickrock Adventures on April 17, 2012
Video of a batfish
Posted by Slickrock Adventures on February 17, 2012
A Batfish looks nothing like a bat
One of the many odd-looking creatures we see while diving and snorkeling at Adventure Island on Long Caye is the batfish, which actually looks nothing like a bat at all (baseball OR vampire). The species we have on Glover’s Reef is the Short-Nosed Batfish, but there are about 60 species of fishes of the family Ogcocephalidae (order Lophiiformes), found in warm and temperate seas; of which ou
Posted by Slickrock Adventures on February 16, 2012
Slickrock shuttle boat – Batfish!
When you own an island 35 miles offshore in the middle of the Caribbean and you take guests out and back each week, it is a good thing to own your own boat. Many island resorts in Belize do not own a boat but rather use charters or rentals. By owning our own boat, we make certain it is maintained properly and therefore we minimize potential problems with transport to the island. Another thing that