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cay

a small low island or bank composed of sand and coral fragments, esp in the Caribbean area

cay

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(geology)
A flat coral island.
A flat mound of sand built up on a reef slightly above high tide.
A small, low coastal islet or emergent reef composed largely of sand or coral.
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Like all coop members, Carrasco has specific areas where he may fish; two of his fishing territories lie northwest of Caye Caulker, four lie to the south of the island.
Caye may be one of the youngest partners to join Lombard Odier, but he is not the newest member of the bank.
Swain provided up-to-date information on the species on Ambergris Caye and Isla Cozumel.
His spirit lives on today as divers such as Juan Vasquez, above left, examine wonders like the barrel sponge at nearby Half Moon Caye.
Beginning in 2001, the dolphin project will move to the Blackbird-Oceanic Society Field Station at Blackbird Caye, and Spanish Bay will host a project on coral reefs.
incorporated in Belize, plans to build Treasure Cove Belize, the proposed largest Mega-Green Resort in the world, on the island of Drowned Caye, and has extensive plans drawn to incorporate sustainable practices that leave no carbon footprint.
However, this inevitably means that the dynamics of the island's environment have also been altered as Ambergris Caye has increasingly suffered the effects of pollution from a number of sources: the oily trail left behind by boats and cruise ships, domestic sewage originating from toilets, sinks, and other domestic sources, solid waste, agrochemicals, and industrial effluents.
19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- New management of Thatch Caye Resort Belize invites guests to visit their renovated private island resort and celebrate with incredible 50% off lodging rates for a limited time.
TIM) is moving forward with development of Treasure Cove Belize Resort, the first and largest Mega-Green Resort in the Caribbean on the island of Drowned Caye.
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Discover Belize from $859 - Travelers will experience 2 nights in enchanting Belize City before they're off for 3 nights of island fun in Ambergris Caye.