What’s New in Akumal, April 2017 March 31, 2017 0 The World Water Congress has been held every three years since 1973 in various locations around the world. If you’d like to register to participate in this year’s congress in Cancun from 29 May to 3 June 20, go to http://iwra2017.xporegistro.com/index.php?leng=en_us. It’s always something at the arch. Latest is this van that has been in place for awhile, — — next to the gated entrance to beach businesses. The unofficial sign may be down by now. Check out this site for information on what you can do to protect the Mesoamerican Reef System. It’s the largest barrier reef in the western hemisphere, nearly 1000 km long from the top of our peninsula down past Belize, Guatemala, and Honduras. Advertise and support the community! Like AkumalNow, donate to keep us running. Akumal Ambulance Donate to help the Red Cross place a full time ambulance in Akumal to service locals and tourists!