World Wetlands Day 2017

February 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on World Wetlands Day 2017

World Wetlands Day is celebrated every year on 2nd February to raise global awareness about the value of wetlands for humanity and the planet. It also marks the date of adoption of the Ramsar Convention [...]

2017 Tide Calendars Are In!  

October 31st, 2016|Comments Off on 2017 Tide Calendars Are In!  

This year we are celebrating the 20th anniversary of CEDO’s Environmental Contest. The contest has been one of our most successful tools for involving youth in learning about their surroundings and helping maintain a healthy [...]

20th CEDO Environmental Contest! Fishing for the Future: The Ecosystem is the Key

May 17th, 2016|Comments Off on 20th CEDO Environmental Contest! Fishing for the Future: The Ecosystem is the Key

By Paloma Valdivia, Education & Outreach Coordinator and Efraín Wong López Cuellar, Education Assistant On April 23 took place the award ceremony for our 20th Environmental Contest. After two months or hard working, students from 10 different communities of [...]

New Goals for Wetland Conservation

March 31st, 2016|Comments Off on New Goals for Wetland Conservation

 By Hiram Peña, Assistant Director This January, we concluded a 4-year project with the Mexican Fund for the Conservation of Nature (Fondo Mexicano para la Conservación de la Naturaleza, FMCN). During this time we worked [...]

Coastal-Marine Spatial Planning and Integrated Management

January 21st, 2016|Comments Off on Coastal-Marine Spatial Planning and Integrated Management

Author: Hiram Peña, Assistant Director For several years there has been a decrease in the abundance of marine resources and the reduction in size of some species, especially groupers, sharks and rays, and benthic resources [...]

Climate change indicators in the Mexican Pacific

January 19th, 2016|Comments Off on Climate change indicators in the Mexican Pacific

A document outlining the potential implications for climate change to Coastal Communities in the Mexican Pacific. The document takes into account factors such as employment, education, population, and healthcare and use this in order to determine [...]

Latest Gulf News

Understanding and Adapting to Climate Change in the Upper Gulf

January 15th, 2015|Comments Off on Understanding and Adapting to Climate Change in the Upper Gulf

Author:  Hiram Peña Bonilla, CEDO Director Asistente For the past two years the Mexican Fund for the Conservation of Nature (FMCN) has supported CEDO to help the Upper Gulf of California Biosphere Reserve develop a [...]

Fishermen from the Upper Gulf Biosphere Reserve met with fishermen from the El Vizcaino Biosphere Reserve

November 24th, 2014|Comments Off on Fishermen from the Upper Gulf Biosphere Reserve met with fishermen from the El Vizcaino Biosphere Reserve

By Paloma Valdivia, Felipe Barrera, Efrain Lopez and Eleanor Wong, November 2014 In early July of this year, CEDO facilitated a meeting with a group of fishermen from the Upper Gulf of California and fishermen from [...]

Coastal Conservation at CEDO

September 30th, 2014|Comments Off on Coastal Conservation at CEDO

Author: Hiram Peña Bonilla, CEDO Assistant Director The Coastal Conservation Program aims to engage children, young students, fisherman, landowners, housewives and the general public that live along the coast in projects that help them understand, [...]

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Coastal Community Solutions: The Key to a Sustainable Future

October 24th, 2013|Comments Off on Coastal Community Solutions: The Key to a Sustainable Future

CEDO's mission is: to empower coastal communities in the Northern Gulf of California with the knowledge and tools to create sustainable livelihoods in concert with the surrounding  natural and multicultural environment. The change in our [...]

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International Save the Vaquita Day July 12, 2014

July 9th, 2014|Comments Off on International Save the Vaquita Day July 12, 2014

July 9, 2014 Tucson, Arizona International Save the Vaquita Day is coming on July 12, 2014. What is a vaquita, you ask?  The vaquita is the world’s most endangered marine mammal!  These cute little porpoises [...]