Sites of Archaeological Value Found in Southern Baja California

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 4 minutos Through a collaboration between Terra Peninsular and the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH), 10 sites with graphic-rock art manifestations that could be around 3 thousand years old were found in the southern area of Baja California. The remains are located in different ranches in El Rosario, south of the Valle Tranquilo Nature Reserve,Continue reading “Sites of Archaeological Value Found in Southern Baja California”

Working Together to Protect the Natural Areas of San Quintin

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 4 minutos Baja California has an extensive territory full of natural wonders, one of them are the wetlands of San Quintin Bay, which besides being a place rich in flora and fauna, also has blue carbon.  With that in mind, the Secretary of Environment and Sustainable Development together with Terra Peninsular organized a tour to the wetlandsContinue reading “Working Together to Protect the Natural Areas of San Quintin”

Ranger From Baja California Among Global Award Winners

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 4 minutos Felipe León, one of the park rangers of the Sierra San Pedro Martir National Park, in Baja California, Mexico, received the International Ranger Award, which recognizes the exceptional work of rangers in protected and conserved places around the world.

Plastic-free San Quintin

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 2 minutos A few months ago we asked for your support to vote for a project we were competing in. We received many votes, but we didn’t win. After that, a second vote was held among the members of the European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) and they decided to fund our project! This is great news! ThisContinue reading “Plastic-free San Quintin”

I Don’t Need a a Bag, Thank You

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 6 minutos By Laura Paulina López Orozco Talking about plastic bags is not uncommon. Each time we find more information about this item that has revolutionized our lives and continues to be part of our everyday life. Although different findings about plastic bags have been found, being aware of this helps to be more practical when acquiring,Continue reading “I Don’t Need a a Bag, Thank You”

Natural Protected Areas in Baja California

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 2 minutos By Verónica Meza and Antonieta Valenzuela In Baja California we can find terrestrial and marine natural areas with high biological richness and environmental value, these areas have different protection categories. Currently there are over 500 natural protected areas in Mexico that represent over 90 million hectares. This is part of the efforts of the federalContinue reading “Natural Protected Areas in Baja California”

Message From the Board President

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 3 minutos By Rosi Bustamante, President Terra Peninsular was born from a love for the land: for plants, animals, landscapes, and living in harmony with each other. I know it sounds naïve, but dreaming is the first step to making them a reality. I had the honor of growing up in Baja California, in Kumiai lands, inContinue reading “Message From the Board President”

Combining Biology and Photography

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 7 minutos By Carolina Mildred Rivera Almost at the end of my university life, one of my dreams came true. For a long time,  I have dreamed of traveling to little-known places to explore and marvel at nature, and at the same time, to show others what my eyes observed, just like in the nature and wildlifeContinue reading “Combining Biology and Photography”

How Many Nature Reserves Are in San Quintin?

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 4 minutos By Antonieta Valenzuela Baja California is a unique place where you can find a variety of landscapes: sandy beaches, mountains, pine forests, wetlands, matorral, agaves, volcanoes and amazing sunsets. Due to urban growth, these natural areas are more vulnerable; the habitats of thousands of plants and animals are in danger of being destroyed. Our missionContinue reading “How Many Nature Reserves Are in San Quintin?”

Art exhibition: Travesía

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 10 minutos For centuries art has been a tool that has helped us to know and understand the natural world. Before cameras existed, explorers and painters showed us the nature that surrounded them through drawings, painting and other disciplines. The collective exhibition Travesia (journey in English) seeks to share the source of inspiration that nature provides. It’sContinue reading “Art exhibition: Travesía”