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Intercultural Center for the Study of Deserts and Oceans

Address: Mexico
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Ranked #118 of 189 Attractions in Northern Mexico
Type: Educational Sites, Natural History Museums, Sights & Landmarks, Museums
Activities: Leisure education, Group tours/walking tour
Owner description: Owned jointly by a Mexican and U.S. non-profit organization, this research center advances and...
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Type: Educational Sites, Natural History Museums, Sights & Landmarks, Museums
Activities: Leisure education, Group tours/walking tour
Owner description: Owned jointly by a Mexican and U.S. non-profit organization, this research center advances and shares knowledge of the Sonoran Desert region.
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Puerto Penasco, Mexico
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

CEDO, in Spanish, means Centro de Estudios de Desiertos y Oceanos. In English, it means Intercultural Center for the Study of Deserts and Oceans. This is a non-profit organization with three main goals: Research, Education and Conservation, working with local businesses, the government, and local fishermen to educate and teach about how to save endangered species. They invite local communities... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

This is a great place to visit - the main field station is free to wander round, but the best times to visit are Tuesday and Saturday when the natural history talks are being conducted (in English). Tours are also available to the amazing local sites - swimming with sea lions, kayaking in the estero, visiting the Pinacate volcanic region... More 

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