Building Repair at CEDO. We need your help now!

by Peggy J. Turk Boyer This week we began urgent repair work at the CEDO field station in Puerto Peñasco.  As a community resource center, CEDO offers many services from meetings with fishermen and educational programs for youth, to a place for researchers and classes to visit from the U.S. This is why [...]

2017-07-20T13:24:01-07:00July 20th, 2017|CEDO News|

Wet Feet Ocean Camp 2018

CEDO’s 2018 Wet Feet Ocean Camp The Wet Feet Ocean Camp is an intercultural overnight summer camp for youth. This adventure takes place in wetlands, and the rich marine and desert habitats of the Gulf of California.  Accommodations will be provided at CEDO´s Field Station in Puerto Peñasco, Sonora. This year’s theme will be: Giving the [...]

2018-02-12T12:07:28-07:00March 10th, 2017|CEDO News|

2017 Tide Calendars Are In!  

This year we are celebrating the 20th anniversary of CEDO’s Environmental Contest. The contest has been one of our most successful tools for involving youth in learning about their surroundings and helping maintain a healthy environment. The calendar has information and photos of children and youth participating in conservation actions, such as cleaning beaches, protecting estuaries, finding [...]

2016-11-01T11:59:06-07:00October 31st, 2016|CEDO News|

Thriving coastal communities, sustainable livelihoods, healthy ecosystems!

By Peggy J. Turk Boyer, Executive Director Boards of Directors and key staff from the Intercultural Center for the Study of Deserts and Oceans (CEDO) gathered together in Ensenada, Baja California from 4 to 7 March 2016 to celebrate the  institution’s 35 years of accomplishments,  renew collaborations,  and analyze strategic directions for the future.  A [...]

2016-10-13T12:46:59-07:00March 31st, 2016|CEDO News|


On Saturday October 24, 2015 the Municipal Government of Puerto Peñasco, CEDO and the Clean Beaches Committee of Puerto Peñasco organized a beach cleanup for the city beaches. This local beach cleanup was coordinated with the International Coastal Cleanup Day sponsored by The Ocean Conservancy. The goal of this coordinated event is to create world-wide [...]

2017-05-19T15:34:33-07:00December 24th, 2015|CEDO News|

CEDO’s 2016 Tide Calendars have arrived!

Order your Tide Calendar at CEDO's Ecoshop. This year’s tide calendar has photos and information about the 6 fishing communities of the Puerto-Peñasco Puerto Lobos Biological Corridor and 3 communities of the Upper Gulf of California/Colorado River Delta Biosphere Reserve, including maps of these two unique areas. You won’t want to miss these photos which [...]

2016-10-13T12:46:59-07:00December 3rd, 2015|CEDO News|

Wet Feet Ocean Camp, June 11-15, 2015   Every year CEDO has a fun-filled kids’ camp and this year was no different! For the 2015 Wet Feet Ocean Camp we had 13 kids ages 9-13. With six girls and seven boys, the camp had a great mixture of kids. Most of them are from the [...]

2016-10-13T12:47:00-07:00June 30th, 2015|CEDO News|

World Water Day

World Water Day By Hiram Peña, CEDO Assistant Director, April 2015 Did you know that the twenty-second anniversary of World Water Day was celebrated on March 22? It was in 1992 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil that a group of specialists in the field of Environment and Development met to discuss the importance of this [...]

2017-05-19T15:33:07-07:00April 2nd, 2015|CEDO News|