Mexico’s National Commission of Natural Protected Areas (Comisión Nacional de Áreas Naturales Protegidas, aka CONANP)

Poster Mexico’s National Commission of Natural Protected Areas (Comisión Nacional de Áreas Naturales Protegidas or CONANP) works to conserve the natural patrimony of the country. Key Links gob.mx/conanp Prensa Mapas YouTube Descarga el mapa actualizado de Áreas Naturales Protegidas Decretadas @conanp_mx Tweets by CONANP_mx Planeta.com México Wild Mexico (México Silvestre)

Oaxaca: Xiguela Tienda

Oaxaca City, Mexico – One of our favorite local food stores is changing location this month. Check out Xiguela at its new home at Alianza #307. Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm and 3:45pm-6pm Saturday: 9am-3pm ‘Xiguela’ means ‘the nature of the human being’ in the Zapotec language of the Isthmus. ‘Xiguela’ signficia ‘la naturaleza del ser humano’ …

CORTV Links

Links related to CORTV Embedded Tweets Entérate cada mañana d los hechos que ocurren en #Oaxaca con Araceli Padilla y Misael Sánchez 8:00hrs #CORTVNoticias pic.twitter.com/XJQVQiW8EP — CORTV (@cortv) May 3, 2016 "Es todo un orgullo." It is with pride the tejateras receive visitors in Oaxaca, Mexico. Kudos @cortv for the video from this year's Tejate …

Danza de la Pluma (The Feather Dance)

Photo: Teotitlán del Valle, 2006 Danza de la Pluma (The Feather Dance) is a re-enactment of the battles between the Spanish and the Aztecs performed as a series of dances in the Zapotec communities of Teotitlán del Valle, Cuilapam de Guerrero and Zaachila in the Central Valleys of Oaxaca. The origin of this dance goes …

Teopanzolco, Morelos

Archaeology News! Major discovery was made when scientists from Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) used a radar to check for structural damage to the Teopanzolco pyramid in Teopanzolco, Morelos. INAH (Google Translated): The discovery was made after the earthquake of September 19, which caused an inclination and a collapse in the center …

ADN40

Elsewhere on the Web Mexico’s Spanish-language TV channel, ADN40, features the must-see El Foco (Sundays, 530pm). http://live.adn40.mx http://adn40.mx Programación https://www.facebook.com/ADN40mx https://www.youtube.com/user/Proyecto40TV/videos https://twitter.com/adn40mx Tweets by adn40mx Apps iTunes Google Play Wikipedia XHTVM-TDT Planeta.com México El Foco TV

Tlalpan, Mexico City

Map Mexico City – Tlapan Wikipedia: Tlalpan is one of the 16 administrative boroughs (called “delegaciones” in Spanish) of the Federal District of Mexico City. It is the largest borough, with over eighty percent under conservation as forest and other ecologically sensitive area. The rest, almost all of it on the northern edge, has been …

Secretaría de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales

Logo Secretaría de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales (SEMARNAT) is Mexico’s federal secretariat for the environment and natural resources. The secretariat is charged with the mission of protecting, restoring, and conserving the ecosystems, natural resources, assets and environmental services of Mexico with the goal of fostering sustainable development. Key Links gob.mx/semarnat prensa Facebook Flickr YouTube …

North America

Photo: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Planeta.com spotlights the North American continent — the big three  (Canada, Mexico and the United States) and the rest of the continent including Central America and the Caribbean. Translating: What is North American identity? Spanish: ¿Cuál es la identidad de América del Norte? French: Quelle est l’identité nord-américaine? Countries …