Chetumal


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Chetumal

(chāto͞o`mäl), city (1990 pop. 94,158), capital of Quintana Roo State, E. Mexico. Chetumal is a major import center and free port as well as an export point for the hardwoods of the region, including cedar and mahogany. The city is almost entirely modern, as it was destroyed by hurricane in 1955.
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The devastating fire season in the Yucatan in the spring of 1956, following Hurricanes Janet and Hilda near Chetumal the preceding September, will never be forgotten.
The subtitle is an accurate summary, while Nachan Kan, a ruler of the Chetumal polity within which Laguna de On may have lain at the time of Spanish contact, has only a walk-on role in the opening and closing pages.
LEDs are the future of lighting solutions and Chetumal and its municipality are setting the standards for other cities in Latin America and the world to follow," he added.
Voucher specimens of ants and parasitoids were deposited in the Arthropod collection of ECOSUR at Chetumal, Quintana Roo, Mexico.
In addition to Las Vegas and Los Angeles, Click Mexicana offers flights to the following destinations in Mexico: Zihuatanejo, Huatulco, Puerto Escondidio, Oaxaca, Tuxtla Gutierrez, Villahermosa, Chetumal, Merida, Cancun, Cozumel, Saltillo, Nuevo Laredo, San Luis Potosi, Guadalajara, Torreon, Monterrey, Veracruz, Ciudad del Carmen, Mexico City and Habana.
In late December, the Majahual cruise-ship terminal was supposed to have received 900 passengers who would visit Chacchoben, participate in local eco-tourism activities, dive at the Chinchorro atoll, or go sightseeing in the capital of Chetumal, the capital of Quintana Roo.
The Central American country imports much of its beef products from Britain and sometimes transships these products to Mexico via the port of Chetumal in Quintana Roo state.
The first property in Posadas' new lineup, the forty-room Explorean Kohunlich, opened in March in a densely forested area thirty-two miles west of Chetumal, the capital of Quintana Roo.
What I can tell you, as you are well aware, Hurricane Dean touched down in Mexico north of Chetumal, which is the state of Quintana Roo, which is on the borders with Belize, with winds of 250 and gusts of winds between 350 k.
In cases where the identity of a trapped butterfly was uncertain or unknown, it was collected for determination at, and integration into the Zoology Museum at El Colegio de la Frontera Sur, Chetumal, Mexico (duplicate specimens are deposited at the Zoology Museum of the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico City).
With its DFW -- Mexico City flight, Mexicana will be able to connect passengers to more than 25 cities in Mexico, from the beautiful colonial city of Zacatecas to the old Mayan city of Chetumal.
When the former governor refused to travel to Mexico City to meet with Attorney General Jorge Madrazo in late March, the PGR sent FEADS director Mariano Herran Salvatti to see Villanueva in the Quintana Roo capital of Chetumal.