Carrie Bow Cay
Geographic Location

Belize (formerly known as British Honduras) is situated south of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula and is bordered by Mexico and Guatemala.
The Smithsonian Institutuion's marine laboratory is located on a 1-acre island, Carrie Bow Cay, located 10 miles offshore on Belize's southern barrier reef just to the south of South Water Cay. (This image (1780 X 1569 pixels) is best viewed full screen and 800 by 600 resolution or better.