A red mangrove sapling sits in six inches of water on the crest of an old reef on the Turneffe Atoll, Belize.
A nurse shark follows divers at Silk Caye, Belize. It has been fed lionfish in an attempt to teach the shark to eat lionfish. Here, it seems that this shark has only learned to be fed by divers.
A male howler monkey munches on leaves on the Monkey River, Belize.
Staghorn Coral (Acropora Cervicornis) dying in the Turneffe Atoll, probably due to white band disease. The typical white band is visible on the coral stalks in the back of the image that are still somewhat alive and brown.
A juvenile Bare-throated Tiger Heron on the bank of the Monkey River, Belize.
Small fish school around a soft coral at Silk Caye, Belize.
Brain coral at Silk Caye, Belize
A Keel-billed Toucan near Cockscombe Wildlife Sanctuary and Jaguar Preserve, Belize.
A young male howler monkey on the Monkey River, Belize.
A loggerhead sea turtle covered in remoras and barnacles at Silk Caye, Belize.
Two Mesoamerican Slider turtles sun themselves on a log in the Monkey River, Belize.
A juvenile Nassau Grouper takes shelter in a nook in the reef in the Turneffe Atoll.
Proboscis bats cling to the underside of a tree on the Monkey River, Belize
A fisherman casts for Bonefish at sunset in the flats of the Turneffe Atoll, Belize.
Nurse sharks circle under an artisanal fishing boat at Silk Caye, Belize where fishermen are cleaning their catches.
A soft coral on a deep dive in Belize.
Shallow corals of the Agaricia family and fire corals just below the surface on the edge of the Turneffe Atoll.
A Keel-billed Toucan holds fruit from the Cecropia tree in its beak near Cockscombe Wildlife Sanctuary and Jaguar Preserve, Belize.
An Indigo Hamlet in front of a toppled Elkhorn coral (Acropora palmata), probably killed by a hurricane.
A Queen Conch in just inches of water on the old reef crest on the Turneffe Atoll, Belize.
A Great Blue Heron at Monkey River Town, Belize.
A Venus sea fan being taken over by a fire coral.
A Southern Stingray in the Turneffe Atoll, Belize.
Horseye Jacks school under the whitewater as waves break over the reef at Turneffe Flats, Belize