Tag Archives: MX – Archipiélago de Revillagigedo

Six Dive Locations Reachable Only by Liveaboard; Melissa Smith; Scuba Diving

Scuba diving destinations you can only experience through a liveaboard excursion.

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A Liveaboard Journey through Mexico’s Remote Revillagigedo Islands; Andy Zunz; Scuba Diving

An escape to Mexico’s remote Revillagigedo Islands offers a sorely needed lesson in embracing the unexpected.

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Socorro Islands – Magical and Unforgettable Big Animal Encounters; Nola Schoder; Deeper Blue

Nola Schoder takes a magical liveaboard trip to the unique ecosystem of the Revillagigedo (aka Socorro) Islands…

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Welcome to shark park; Kat Kerlin; University of California

UC Davis shark-tagging research helps make North America’s biggest marine protected area seven times larger.

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Huge new ocean reserves announced in Mexico, Arctic; Mike Gaworecki; MongaBay

Mexico – Archipiélago de Revillagigedo

The past couple weeks have brought major news about two important new marine reserves. On November 24, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto signed a decree creating the Revillagigedo Archipelago National Park, protecting nearly 150,000 square kilometers (close to 58,000 square miles) from all fishing and extractive activities. It is said to be the largest ocean reserve ever created by Mexico.

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Mexico creates massive marine park off the Baja Peninsula; Ken Foxe; Lonely Planet

Mexico – Archipiélago de Revillagigedo

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Pew Bertarelli Ocean Legacy Project Welcomes Mexico’s Largest Fully Protected Marine Reserve; Pew Trust

Mexico – Archipiélago de Revillagigedo

The Pew Bertarelli Ocean Legacy Project applauds today’s historic move by Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, who signed a decree creating the Revillagigedo Archipelago National Park—protecting 148,087 square kilometers (57,176 square miles) from all forms of fishing and extractive activities.

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Diving Mexico’s New UNESCO World Heritage Site; Patricia Wuest; Scuba Diving Magazine

Sharks, whales and other big-animal thrills are waiting for divers at Mexico’s Revillagigedo Archipelago, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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