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The specifics of the attacks are vague, but most are thought to have involved interactions with string rays in Progreso’s shallow waters.
Closed beaches and the threat of a red tide in Progreso, but not ot all is at is seems.
Red tides have been detected along the coasts of Yucatán this past weekend in Telchac, Chicxulub, and San Crisanto.
The presence of seaweed in the Caribbean is nothing new, but has increased dramatically over the past few years.
Images of Yucatán's coastline supposedly showing the arrival of a "red tide" have been debunked by specialists who say the photographs are actually taken in Florida.
Omar Vázquez is turning this aquatic nuisance into construction material to help build affordable housing.
A tour company has angered Río Lagartos locals after their vehicles damaged sea turtle nests on the beach — according to Por Esto.
Droughts are particularly dire in northern states such as Nuevo Léon, where potable water has been reduced to a trickle.
A spider monkey has been raising eyebrows among residents of the community of Xoy in the municipality of Peto.
Photos of Quintana Roo’s coastline covered in sargassum for weeks have been circulating heavily over news sites and social media. And scientists now warn that...
A pig farm in the municipality of Homún is being accused of filling in and hiding two cenotes from environmental authorities.
Though Sisal is known mainly for its gorgeous beaches, its coastline and surrounding mangroves are home to an extremely wide array of wildlife and landscapes.
Yucatán’s status as one of Mexico’s large pork producers employs thousands across the state. But this is not without its problems. According to a recent...
Amid a barrage of criticism of the Mayan Train from home and abroad, AMLO says he is ready to dialogue with environmentalists.
After last weekend’s presidential referendum, the federal government says it is accelerating work on the Mayan Train.
Federal laws protecting wild animals from public exhibitions have long been on the books.
Amid growing criticism, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador came out Monday to defend his environmental record.
Mexican beer brands are ditching the nasty plastic six-pack rings. Corona introduced packaging made of barley straw and recycled wood fibers in 2021. In January,...
Greenpeace organizers tied themselves to heavy machinery in Quintana Roo on Monday, the latest high-profile attempt to derail the Mayan Train. At issue was a...
The not-for-profit environmental organization CEMDA has outlined eight recent attacks against environmentalists on the Yucatán Peninsula.