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.
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.
Terra Peninsular was invited to participate in the celebration of World Environment Day on June 5, 2017. The event was held at the City Hall of Ensenada where several environmental organizations and research institutes also participated.
Terra Peninsular is now a member of the Clean Beaches Committee in Ensenada, that it was reactivated on June 1, 2017 by Ensenada Mayor, Marco Novelo.
The Environmental Monitoring Committee of La Chorera, in San Quintín, was renewed the past May 17th, 2017 as a part of the Community Engagement program.
Terra Peninsular offices located in the city of Ensenada B.C, received the 100% Smoke free establishment certificate the past may 31st of this year, date in which the world No Tobacco Day is celebrated.
Terra Peninsular had the opportunity to participate with an informative stand and a drawing and painting workshop during the Scientific and Cultural Expo at the Earth Day celebration of Caracol Science Museum in Ensenada on April 23, 2017.
The photography exhibition “Discover the forest” was presented from April 14 through 16, 2017, in the Semeel Jak Museum located in the Sierra San Pedro Mártir National Park, in Baja California.
The Monte Ceniza Nature Reserve was certified as a Natural Protected Area, in the category of Area Voluntarily Destined for Conservation.
The Bahía de Todos Santos Bird Festival took place on March 11, 2017 in Macroplaza del Mar, this event was the third bird festival organized by Terra Peninsular and the first one held in Ensenada, Baja California.