Terra Stories

San Quintin residents learn to recycle tires

San Quintin residents learn to recycle tires

In Mexico, 50 tires are thrown away every minute, that is, 25 million tires every year and 250 million in 10 years. This was explained by Patricia García and Hugo López from Taller de Reutilización de Llantas (a local group that seeks to promote tire recycling) during a workshop given in San Quintin on June 10 and 11, 2017.

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Red Knots banded by biologists in Washington

During the week of May 7th to 14th of 2017, an exchange of North American biologists was conducted to study the migratory shorebirds of the Pacific Migratory Corridor. The meeting was held in Grays Harbor, located in the state of Washington, U.S.A., with the purpose of banding Red Knots (Calidris canutus roselaari).

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Mediterranews: June 2017 issue

In the June issue we published the article “Bats in the Baja California peninsula”, written by Laura A. Nájera, the photo cover belongs to Alan Harper and it shows a bat captured in the Punta Mazo Nature Reserve.

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Shorebird festival in Alaska

As an initiative of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC), site representatives from the Pacific Flyway were chosen to attend a shorebird festival in Cordova, Alaska: the Copper River Delta Shorebird Festival.

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