Profepa shuts down real estate project in Holbox

The Federal Office of Environmental Protection (Profepa) reported that a real estate project was shut down within the Natural Protected Area (ANP) of “Yum Balam“, in Isla de Holbox, Quintana Roo. It was said that more than 1,100 square meters have been set on fire for the removal of vegetation, including protected species such as mangrove, More...

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By Alex On Saturday, May 12th, 2018

Conservation efforts carried out to save the Caribbean Flamingo in the Yucatán Peninsula

Launched in 2006, the World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) is an awareness campaign, coordinated by UN Enviroment, which is held annually and aims to inspire the conservation of migratory birds and their habitats. Since More...

By Alex On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

The Riviera Maya prepares for the 2018 hurricane season

Safety measures are already being taken in the Riviera Maya for this year’s hurricane season. “With less than five weeks before the beginning of the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season, Civil Protection personnel More...

By Alex On Monday, April 30th, 2018

Firefighters from Belize, Guatemala and Mexico are trained by CONAFOR and CRMFS

The National Forestry Commission (CONAFOR) and the Regional Southeast Fire Management Center (CRMFS) trained 30 technicians from forest conservation areas in Belize, Guatemala and Mexico. The above as part of the More...

By Alex On Monday, April 23rd, 2018

Semarnat opens constitutional dispute against urban center in Holbox

The Secretariat of Environment and Natural Resources (Semarnat) and the National Commission of Natural Protected Areas (Conanp) initiated a constitutional controversy against the Urban Development Program intended More...

By Alex On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

Activists urge to save Xcacel-Xcacelito, the only area that remains virgin in the Riviera Maya

“The environmental consultants are accomplices of the businessmen that damage the habitats, because they “distort, and change the information, paint it as legal, coming up with names that sound like More...

By Alex On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Puerto Morelos receives the “S” badge at the Tianguis Turístico de Mazatlán

Puerto Morelos conquers the Tourism Tianguis of Mexico, Mazatlan 2018, with a wide range of attractions for the coming summer and winter vacations, to guarantee excellent hotel occupations and a significant economic More...

By Alex On Sunday, April 15th, 2018

Air Canada plans additional services and increased frequency between Canada and Mexico

Canadian carrier Air Canada is predicting a 36% increase in its passenger carrying capacity between Mexico and Canada this year, the company’s general manager for Mexico said this week. Luis Noriega told a press More...

By Alex On Friday, April 13th, 2018

Six Reasons It’s Better To Start Or Run Your Business Abroad

This article by Chuck Bolotin of Best Places in the World to Retire and published in Expat Focus gives six great reasons to start your business in Mexico. There are lots of good reasons to start or run your More...

By Alex On Monday, April 2nd, 2018

New initiative for the Tourism Network Community of the Maya Zone in Quintana Roo

Caminos Sagrados (Sacred Roads) is a new initiative for the Tourism Network Community of the Maya Zone in Quintana Roo, that brings together eight experiences where Mayan communities share their cultural and natural More...