News

Vecinos de Akumal Norte Update

April 30, 2015 0
    Vecinos de Akumal Norte is continuing to move forward in several areas. First, copies of legal documents that allow Vecinos to act on behalf of North Akumal are ready to go and the process is underway. This is the first step towards regularization of the community. Regularization will [……]
Nature and Critters

Mayan Garden Club Tip of the Month

April 30, 2015 0
Tip of the Month: Why Paint Tree Trunks White Painting tree trunks white is a way of sealing trunks and protecting them. Living in or near the jungle, we have a lot of insects that climb trees and damage the tree. Painting has greatly reduced that. Purposes: 1. To prevent [……]
Events

Celebrate Mother’s Day

April 30, 2015 0
Ready to celebrate Mother’s Day? In the States, it’s celebrated on the second Sunday of May. But here in Mexico it’s celebrated on a fixed date, the 10th of May. This year the celebrations coincide, How did Mexico come to institute this observance? In the early part of the1900s, women [……]
Events

Earth Day 2015 in the Pueblo with CEA

April 30, 2015 0
Centro Ecológico Akumal spent the week of  April 20-23 with the students in Akumal Pueblo educating about our protecting our earth and celebrating Earth Day 2015.  The Primera Federal Francisco Sarabia and José Vasconcelos Telesecundaria, Grades 1-6 enjoyed Earth Day Activities by CEA’s Environmental Education Program and Lydia Main Rosas, Biologist, CEA Environmental Education Assistant.   [……]
Events

Mayan Garden Club Tours Botanical Garden

April 30, 2015 0
Members of the Mayan Garden Club recently toured the Dr. Alfredo Barrera Marin Botanical Garden, near Puerto Morales, for their April meeting.  Located on a large swath of land carved from the jungle, the Gardens are laid out along a 2km path, sometimes interspersed with rocks, so one must be [……]
Events

Turtle Program 2015 Begins

April 30, 2015 0
With the arrival of the first Loggerhead nest on Half Moon Bay 27 April and tracks seen on Jade Beach (Playa Tortuga) on Earth Day 22 April, the CEA “Sea Turtle Program 2015 ” is in full swing ! Mauricio  Aceves Nunez, Coordinator of CEA sea turtles, and his staff of [……]
News

Akumal Fish Refuge a Reality

April 30, 2015 0
On April 13, 2015 the Akumal Fish Refuge became a reality.  This was a big step for Akumal in the continued efforts of many individuals and  many organizations to help protect the marine ecosystems and sustainability of marine resources in Akumal Bay and surrounding areas.  This project has been in the works since 2010 [……]
News

Akumal Happy Hours

April 30, 2015 0
Ya want Happy Hours? ̶ We got Akumal Happy Hours! Check the local venues below: La Buena Vida – 5:00 to 7:00 LolHa ̶ 5:30 to 6:30 Tequilaville ̶ 5:00 to 7:00 Turtle Bay ̶ 4:00 to 6:00 La Cueva del Pescador ̶ Carlos says they “always have best prices”! [……]
Events

Akumal Comedy Festival 2015

April 30, 2015 0
Akumal Comedy Festival 2015 ⇒WOW Akumal, what a great showing of support-for such a great cause, the RED CROSS!! This year’s fund raising event was a very special one honoring Gus Lynch who was very significant  in starting this festival four years ago. Due to an unfortunate accident last year, much support [……]