Laughing Bird Caye

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Laughing Bird Caye National Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Laughing Bird Caye, Belize.jpg
Map showing the location of Laughing Bird Caye National Park
Map showing the location of Laughing Bird Caye National Park
Map of Belize
Location Stann Creek District, Belize
Nearest city Placencia
Coordinates 16°27′47″N 88°11′38″W / 16.463°N 88.194°W / 16.463; -88.194Coordinates: 16°27′47″N 88°11′38″W / 16.463°N 88.194°W / 16.463; -88.194[1]
Area 1.8 acres (0.73 ha)
Established 1991

Laughing Bird Caye is an island off the coast of Placencia, Belize. On 21 December 1991, Laughing Bird Caye National Park was declared. It is spread over an area of 1.8 acres (0.73 ha). The national park is named after the Laughing Gull which breeds there.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Laughing Bird Caye National Park". protectedplanet.net.