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Amigos de La Presa A.C.

Amigos de La Presa A.C.

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Mike Lambert
michaelplambert@gmail.com

Amigos de la Presa is a citizen-based organization whose object it is to promote the recreational use of the Presa and to work toward the continual improvement of the water quality of the Presa Allende.

Audubon de México

Audubon de México

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Uniting People with Nature
info@audubonmex.org

Audubon enjoys and protects local birds, promotes understanding of local ecosystems, and educates the community to restore and maintain the natural environment. Projects include restoration of the Upper Rio Laja Watershed and development of a birding sanctuary in Parque Landeta.

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Centro por la Ecologia y Economia Sustentable de San Miguel de Allende A.C.

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The San Miguel Center for Ecological Sustainability
San José de Gracia Permaculture Community
Ben Zion Ptashnik
benzion9@gmail.com

The mission of the San Miguel Center for Ecological Sustainability is to transform San Miguel into an ecologically and economically sustainable Municipality with regard to natural resources, and in the process build a reputation for San Miguel as a primary center for the ecological movement of Mexico.

Coalición para la Vida de la Cuenca de la Independencia

Coalición para la Vida de la Cuenca de la Independencia

coalicion.independencia@gmail.com

Colectivo de Apicultura de San Miguel

Colectivo de Apicultura de San Miguel

Thalia Kazakos Resh, Robert Lewis
rawculturecollective@gmail.com, innerbob@yahoo.com, 415 107 3989, 415 113 3591

The Apiculture Collective is an organization working to expand beekeeping in and around San Miguel del Allende. The objective of our organization is to protect and increase honeybee populations as well as educate the public about their intrinsic role in our environment and food chain. Additionally, we provide resources and materials to individuals interested in becoming beekeepers. Our collective is open to the public and holds meetings on the 1st Monday of every month. Check the Mapa Verde Calendar of events fo the location. We recently received grant money from the Audubon Society, which we are using to develop educational programs and increase the number of hives in the area. For more information and to purchase hives please contact us!

Dirección de Medio Ambiente y Ecología

Dirección de Medio Ambiente y Ecología

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Environment and Ecology Department
Edificio Administritivo, 130 Blvd. de la Conspiración
Director Helio Bastién Partida
ecologia@sanmiguelallende.gob.mx, 415 120 4339 or 415 152 9600 ext 181 or 180

Ecología's objective is to guarantee sustainable development of the municipality and promote ecological culture in order to improve the environment and the quality of life of San Miguel's inhabitants.

El Charco del Ingenio

El Charco del Ingenio

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Botanical Garden
charcodelingenio@gmail.com, 415 154 4715

El Charco ensures the conservation of a large natural area of ecological, scenic and historical importance. A botanical garden is dedicated to the study, appreciation, protection and propagation of native flora, particularly those from the desert and semi-desert regions of Mexico. An Environmental Education Center works with children to create a culture of respect for and conservation of the natural environment. El Charco's mission includes the recuperation and promotion of the traditional knowledge and practices of local communities with regard to plants, animals and other natural resources.

GAIA Grupo de Acción Interdisciplinaria Ambiental

GAIA Grupo de Acción Interdisciplinaria Ambiental

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Eco-aldea Los Carrizos
Sosnabar, San Miguel de Allende
Citlali Caldera, Mario Orozco
gaiasma4@yahoo.com.mx, cel: 415 119 0121, cel:415 113 9549

GAIA is a non-profit which aims to promote the integrated management of local resources by generating alternatives for sustainable development in communities. Resources include: ecological sanitation (biological water filters, dry toilets, composting), renewable energy (electricity, hot water, solar and low-fuel cookers), water (rainwater catchment, cisterns) and environmental education.

Green Drinks San Miguel de Allende

Green Drinks San Miguel de Allende

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Calle Margarito Ledesma # 2
Colonia Guadalupe

Every month people who work with or are just plain interested in environmental issues meet up at informal sessions known as Green Drinks. We meet the last Wednesday of each month, from 5:30pm – 7:30pm, at Via Organica.

Mapa Verde San Miguel

Mapa Verde San Miguel

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Sustainable Living in San Miguel de Allende
Andy Baltimore & Rick Wendling
info@mapaverdesanmiguel.org

Green Map San Miguel is participating in Green Map System, a collaborative effort of local mapmakers around the world to chart a sustainable future. San Miguel de Allende has a very active green community. We hope this map, directory and calendar helps you to participate.

PEASMA

PEASMA

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The Environmental Education Project of San Miguel de Allende
peasma05@yahoo.com.mx, 415-152-3686

PEASMA aims to educate a new generation promoting awareness, love, and respect for the environment. Working with teachers to reinforce activities in a practical way, PEASMA focuses on short-term hands-on workshops and field trips that allow students to become closer to their natural surroundings and to see the immediate impact of their actions. FAI. Fundación de Apoyo Infantil (Save the Children) is responsible for the coordination of PEASMA.

Reforestamos México

Reforestamos México

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Programa Crea Bosques

PEASMA has joined with Reforestamos México to bring the Crea Bosques (Create Forests) program to 30 elementary schools in San Miguel de Allende. Nurseries or green houses set up at the schools are used to produce trees for reforesting natural areas.

Salvemos al Río Laja

Salvemos al Río Laja

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Save the Laja
info@rio-laja.org, 415 152 0158, 045 473 117 9786

Salvemos al Río Laja is dedicated to conserving and rehabilitating the Rio Laja Watershed including Santa Rosa, the major watershed forest.

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SMA Kayak Club

Beldon Butterfield
beldonb@gmail.com, 415 121 0904, 415 152 2796

The SMA Kayak Club is a group of kayak enthusiasts who do this for exercise and social bonding. The group normally meets three times a week and organizes outbound trips to locations like Presa Zimapan and Jalpan in the Sierra Gorda. Requirements for joining the club are ownership of a kayak, the means to transport it, and staying sober while paddling.