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”

Sixth San Quintin Bay Bird Festival

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 6 minutos The sixth edition of the San Quintin Bay Bird Festival was possible thanks to 200 people. This year we launched a virtual and in-person schedule to celebrate migratory shorebirds that come to the bay every year. More than 35,000 migratory shorebirds rest and feed in this natural sanctuary that we protect every day. The pillarsContinue reading “Sixth San Quintin Bay Bird Festival”

Recognition for Our Bird Conservation Efforts: Partners in Flight Award

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 2 minutos By Antonieta Valenzuela and Charlotte Vizzuett Partners in Flight Awards recognize individuals or groups that contribute significantly to the conservation of migratory and resident birds, as well as the restoration of endangered habitats in the American continent.

Fifth San Quintin Bay Bird Festival

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 7 minutos By Claudia Guzmán and Mirna Borrego On November 8 and 9, 2019, we once again welcomed more than 25,000 traveling birds that annually visit San Quintin Bay on their journey along the Pacific Flyway. San Quintin’s natural features provide shelter and food to thousands of birds, it is a unique place in Baja California withContinue reading “Fifth San Quintin Bay Bird Festival”

Results on the First Birdwatching Marathon in San Quintín

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 3 minutos 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.

First San Quintin Bay Bird Festival

Tiempo de lectura | Reading time: 6 minutos Saturday, October 24th 2015, 6:50am, San Quintín Bay. The October sun begins to shine. Fresh air comes with the sunrise mist that covers the Volcanic Valley. The sun’s golden light bathes the dunes of Punta Mazo, the shorebirds are aligned in groups in front of the ocean. The bay begins to awake: today is Terra Peninsular’s First Annual Bird Festival.