Baja California Sur


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Baja California Sur

(Span.: bä`hä kälēfōr`nyä so͝or), state (1990 pop. 317,764), 27,571 sq mi (71,428 sq km), NW Mexico, on the S Baja CaliforniaBaja California
or Lower California,
peninsula, c.760 mi (1,220 km) long and from 30 to 150 mi (48–241 km) wide, NW Mexico, separating the Gulf of California from the Pacific Ocean. The peninsula is divided at lat.
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 peninsula. La PazLa Paz
, city (1990 pop. 137,641), capital and largest city of Baja California Sur state, W Mexico. A tourist spot and transportation hub for the southern Baja peninsula, La Paz was first settled in 1811. The city was known for its pearl fishing until the middle of the 20th cent.
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 is the capital. Most of the area is lightly populated and has little arable land. Some cotton is grown commercially, and there is significant salt mining in the desert region in the northern portion of the state. Tourism, the economic mainstay, is centered at Los CabosLos Cabos,
resort area centered on the towns of Cabo San Lucas and San José del Cabo, Baja California Sur state, Mexico, encompassing much of the S tip of the Baja California peninsula. The communities have developed rapidly since the late 20th cent.
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, an international beach resort area and sport fishing destination at the southern end of the state. Baja California Sur was made a state in 1974.

Baja California Sur

 

a state of Mexico, located in the southern part of the California peninsula. Area, 73, 700 sq km; population, 128, 000 (1970). The capital is La Paz. The economy is based mainly on irrigated agriculture, with emphasis on long-fiber cotton, wheat, oil-producing plants, and citrus fruit. Nonferrous metallurgy is carried on in Santa Rosalia, and the food-processing, cotton-ginning, and oil-milling industries are centered in La Paz. There is also commercial fishing and pearl diving.

Baja California Sur

a state of NW Mexico, in the S part of the Lower California peninsula. Capital: La Paz. Pop.: 423 516 (2000). Area: 73 475 sq. km (28 363 sq. miles)
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Para ello, seleccionamos una region: el Noroeste de Mexico (NOR), definida como el espacio geografico que comprende los estados Baja California, Baja California Sur, Nayarit, Sinaloa y Sonora, que representa 21% del territorio nacional, 8.7% de la poblacion, y 9.09% del producto interno bruto (PIB).
(2) Proyecto Salud de Tortugas Marinas, Universidad Autonoma de Baja California Sur Area de Conocimiento de Ciencias del Mar y de la Tierra Departamento Academico de Ciencias Marinas, La Paz, B.C.S., Mexico
Monthly stages in the testicular cycle of 19 adult males of Aspidoscelis tigris maximus from Baja California Sur, Mexico.
Material examinado: Mexico, Baja California Sur, Sierra de La Laguna, sendero Casa Verde, Arroyo La Junta.
Trejo (Coord.), Historia general de Baja California Sur. La economia regional (pp.
En un periodo de transicion en que Baja California Sur experimentaba el proceso de transicion de su estatus politico, de territorio federal ha estado libre y soberano de la federacion (1974), y en una decada en que primero el territorio y luego el estado experimento fenomenos demograficos sin precedentes en su historia, es donde podemos ubicar el marco temporal y espacial en que se encuadra esta investigacion.
Como parte de esta redefinicion economica de la entidad, el Estado mexicano impulso la creacion de los Centros Integralmente Planeados (CIP) a traves del Fondo Nacional de Fomento al Turismo (FONATUR) en varias partes de pais como Cancun, Quintana Roo; Ixtapa Zihuatanejo, Guerrero; Huatulco, Oaxaca y en el caso concreto de Baja California Sur, los cip de Los Cabos y Loreto.
Baja California Sur, Golfo de California hasta Tumbes, Peru; Oeste del Atlantico, desde Venezuela hasta Brasil.
Por otra parte, es importante mencionar que la fauna miriapodologica del estado mexicano de Baja California Sur ha sido poco estudiada, ya que hasta la fecha solo se han registrado 13 especies de Chilopoda (Cupul-Magana 2013, 2015) y siete especies de Diplopoda (Bueno-Villegas et al.
Su distribucion en Mexico incluye Baja California, Baja California Sur, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, Sinaloa y Sonora (Nash III et al.
Farmacias Farmacon is based in the city of Culiacan, Sinaloa and currently operates over 200 stores in the Mexican states of Sinaloa, Sonora, Baja California and Baja California Sur.