Nuevo Leon

Photo: Ron Mader, Mountains in Nuevo Leon Nuevo Leon is bordered by Coahuila, Tamaulipas and San Luis Potosi. The state is known for its industrial heritage, particularly in Monterrey. Wilderness areas are easily visited and include Monterrey’s own Chipinque Park and Cola de Caballo and other more remote areas such as Sierra de Picachos. Spotlight …

Guerrero

Guerrero is bordered by the states of Michoacán to the north and west, México and Morelos to the north, Puebla to the northeast and Oaxaca to the east. Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/guerrero Planeta.com México https://planeta.com/taxco https://planeta.com/acapulco

Guanajuato

Photo: Plaza del Baratillo, Guanajuato Mexico – The state of Guanajuato borders the states of San Luis Potosi to the north, Querétaro to the east, Michoacán to the south and Jalisco to the west. From colonial towns of Guanajuato City and San Miguel de Allende to the surrounding forests and arid deserts, the state is one …

Cancún Declaration (Text)

CANCUN DECLARATION ON MAINSTREAMING THE CONSERVATION AND SUSTAINABLE USE OF BIODIVERSITY FOR WELL-BEING Source: CBD We, the ministers and other heads of delegation, having met on the occasion of the United Nations Biodiversity Conference, Cancun, Mexico, 2016 1, on 2 and 3 December, DECLARE THAT: 1. It is essential to live in harmony with nature …

Exploring the Maya World

There are an estimated 7 million Indigenous Maya living in southern Mexico and northern Central America at the start of the 21st century. Please do not ask ‘who were the Maya’ as they are very much alive today. The breakthrough we would like to see is one in which we learn more from the Maya …

December 6 is Biodiversity and Climate Change Day at #COP13

10 days until the start of the 13th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (#COP13). Of note: December 6 is Biodiversity and Climate Change Day at #COP13 (Mainstreaming Biodiversity) @RioPavilion #RioPavilion Background The Thirteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 13) will be held in Cancún, Mexico, December 4-17, …