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Belize

By: Sienna Capra

Basic Information

Belize's style of government is Constitutional Monarchy. The Constitutional Monarchy shares power with a constitutionally organized government.

Landforms

This is Doyle's Delight. It's elevation is 3,688.

This is Victoria Peak. Its elevation is 3,675.

Climate

Human Features

This is El Pilar, it is an ancient Maya city.

This is Lamanai. The Lamanai once was a major city. Fact: The name Lamanai means "submerged crocodile".

This is Xunatunich. It is a temple.

Natural Resources

This is sugar.It is one of their main resource.

They used the wood for building.

Industry

This is their traditional clothing that the woman wear in Belize.

This is the blue hole of Belize a underwater sinkhole. It is one of many tourist attractions. Tourism is one of Belize's biggest industry.

Belize's #1 industry is agriculture/ crops. The main crops are: sugar cane, banana, citrus, corn.

Agriculture

This is Belize's corn. More than 78% corn produced in Belize is of the yellow type, which is used in the animal feed industry. White corn is used for humans to eat.

This is Belize's banana's. The banana industry of Belize owes it's origins to four banana farms which started operation in the late 1800s in the south of Belize.

This is Belize's sugar canes. Sugar canes are plants used to make sugar.

Culture

On New Year's Eve, 

everyone gets together to 

watch the fireworks 

go off.

The Belizean culture abisai is a mix of influences and people from Kriol, Maya, Garinagu (also known as Garifuna), Mestizo (a mixture of Spanish and Native Americans), Mennonites who are of German descent, with a blend of many other cultures from Chinese to Lebanese.

Kids in Belize like to spend their Christmas most of the time at the beach. They open their presents there too. --> 

"Belize Rice and Beans" 

are one of the most famous 

meals to make at Belize.

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