Terra Stories

Mediterranews: August 2017 issue

In this issue you will find the following articles: TERRA NEWS “¡Ponte guapo! Learn about our fundraising campaign”, by Bárbara Ramírez (page 5) “2017 Waterkeeper Alliance Conference” (page 9) FLORA “Blue carbon and its value for society”, by Andrew Gray and Elizabeth Watson (page 11) SPECIAL ARTICLE “Sierra San Pedro…

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Let’s help protect shorebirds

BY JONATHAN VARGAS AND ANTONIETA VALENZUELA Ensenada is an important site for shorebirds, since every year some species spend the winter in the bay and others breed there during the summer. Shorebirds are a group of birds that live in coastal environments and have specific characteristics to adapt and survive…

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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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