Belize Tropical Research and Education Center



Belize TREC is an organization dedicated to Research, Education and Conservation. We are a school that provides visiting Professors and their students with all the components necessary for conducting university level courses.

Belize Tropical Research and Education Center is in its 23rd year of advancing coral reef education and research.  We work with visiting researchers, foreign and local undergraduates, graduate students, and high school students with marine biology interests.  We offer a large facility that can accommodate more than 50 students for room, board and course work.

Available is a Research Library, Natural History Museum, classrooms, wifi, laboratory, fresh water swimming pool, fleet of boats and a remote field station, Atlantis.  Our staff includes Ph.D. Marine Biologists, Scuba Instructors, Registered Nurse, Licensed Captains and Tour Guides.

Come visit!