Reading Time: 4 minutes The Birdwatching Marathon consisted of: identifying the most bird species during the festival, promoting bird watching in San Quintín Bay as a healthy activity and providing entertainment for all ages and to highlight the importance of this place for bird conservation. Children and teens that participated in the marathon were very enthusiastic, looking for all the possible birds during the bird watching tours and writing them down on their pocket guides.
Reading Time: 2 minutes We had our first beach cleanup in the Monte Ceniza Nature Reserve on September 23, 2017.
Reading Time: 1 minute Biology students from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM in Spanish) will collaborate with Terra Peninsular as part of their social service program.
Reading Time: 2 minutes 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.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Students from the National School of Anthropology and History of Mexico presented the archaeological findings in the areas protected by the nonprofit organization Terra Peninsular in San Quintin and El Rosario, located at the south of the Ensenada.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Terra Peninsular’s Annual Bird Festival was held for the second consecutive year in La Chorera, San Quintín on November 5, 2016.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Sometimes strange things happen. Today, when I arrived to Panteón Inglés Wetland —without a soul, not a human, car or bicycle around— I found under a structure a young woman, she was alone.
Reading Time: 2 minutes A new Destination Agreement (Acuerdo de Destino) was published in the Official Journal of the Federation (from Diario Oficial de la Federación) on September 14, 2016 and establishes the protection of 123,598.95 square meters of federal maritime zone known as Monte Ceniza, San Quintín.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Terra Peninsular is a member of the Waterkeeper Alliance, and through the program Waterkeeper San Quintín Bay efforts to protect the water quality in the bay will be strengthen.
Reading Time: 4 minutes The black brant (Branta bernicla nigricans) is a goose that travels long distances to spend the winter and spring almost exclusively in the west coast of the United States and northwestern of Mexico, mainly in Baja California. Nearly 85% of the black brant population winters in four coastal lagoons of Baja California.