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Ballestero, M., Reyes, V., and Astorga, Y. 2007. Groundwater in Central America: its importance, development and use, with particular reference to its role in irrigated agriculture. In: Giordano, M. and Villholth, K. G. 2007. The agricultural groundwater revolution. Opportunities and threads to development. International water Management Institute (IWMI), Colombo, Sri Lanka.

BAS. 2008. An environmental agenda for Belize 2008–2013. Belize Audubon Society.

BECOL. 2006. Environmental impact assessment. Vaca hydroelectric project, Cayo district, Belize. Belize Electric Company Ltd.

Belize Magazine. 2009. The Chalillo dam: the greatest engineering feat in modern Belize.

BEST & CCCCC. 2008. National integrated water resources management policy (including climate change) for Belize. Belize Enterprise for Sustainable Technology & Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre.

BEST & CCCCC. 2009. National adaption strategy to address climate change in the water sector in Belize. Strategy and action plan. Belize Enterprise for Sustainable Technology & Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre.

BWS. 2013a. Webpage: Belize Water Services.

BWS. 2013b. Waste water treatment. Belize Water Services.

CZMAI. 2000. The national integrated coastal zone management strategy for Belize. Belize Coastal Zone Management Authority & Institute.

Davis, D. 2002. Hydroelectric power development in Belize: Focus on the Mollejon hydro project.

FAO. 1996. World Food Summit. Belize.

Frutos, R. 2003. Progress and constraints in developing integrated water resources management in Belize. Hydrology Unit. National Meteorological Service of Belize.

GoB. 2011. Improving irrigation methods in Belize. Government of Belize.

IFAD. Rural poverty in Belize. International Fund for Agricultural Development.

IGRAC. 2012. Online database at International Groundwater Resources Assessment Centre. WMO/UNESCO.

IICA. 1995. Belize. Agricultural Sector Study. Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture.

Namis, N. 2009. Case study on rural water projects. Belize.

NEMO. 2013. Webpage: Belize National Emergency Management Organization.

NPTWC. 2007. Integrated water resources management policy and bill, 2006. National Pro Tempore Water Commission. Belize

Ramos, A. 2009. Proposed hydro dam in Maya mountain massif provokes critical questions.

The Island Newspaper. 2006. Belize produces electricity with Chalillo Dam. Ambergris Caye, Belize Vol. 16, No. 4. January 26, 2006.

UNEP. 2011. National environmental summary: Belize. United Nations Environment Programme.

Williams, R., Garcia, E. 2009. Belize country report –status, advances, and needs. Hydrology Unit/University of Belize.


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