Tag archive for ‘Ecology’
By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Dzilam de Bravo Wind Park reportedly will soon begin supplying clean energy to Yucatan

Fourteen towers for wind turbines, out of a total of 28, have been already installed in the area, according to state officials…. DZILAM DE BRAVO – In order to verify the status of the Dzilam de Bravo wind More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

Recycling is a big business in Yucatan

The recycling industry generates revenues of more than $250 million pesos per year in Yucatan, according to officials…. MERIDA – In Merida alone, approximately 800,000 tons of solid waste are generated per More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 24th, 2017

Cenote-cleaning projects will help preserve Yucatan’s water supply

State officials undertake the cleaning of more than 70 cenotes in Abalá, while a private entrepreneur is cleaning other cenotes around the state…. YUCATAN –  The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources More...

By Yucatan Times On Saturday, November 18th, 2017

Eco-solutions to the mosquito problem in Yucatan

With a local fish species, State government seeks to reduce the quantity of mosquitoes in Yucatan cenotes… MERIDA — More than 17,000 fish of the species Gambusia yucatana, also known as Mosquito-fish, More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 17th, 2017

Mahahual businesses denounce reef damage by dive operators

MAHAHUAL, Q. Roo — Business owners from the port of Mahahual, Quintana Roo condemned the apparent destruction of the Mesoamerican Reef System and demanded that the environmental crime committed by tourist More...