Protected Areas in Mexico

Exploring Arrecife Alacranes: A Jewel of the Gulf of Mexico

Nestled off the northern coast of the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico lies a marine marvel that captivates the imagination and embodies the richness of biodiversity—the Arrecife Alacranes National Park and Biosphere Reserve. This protected area encompasses a sprawling reef complex and a group of small islands and stands as a beacon of conservation and ecological significance in the southern Gulf of Mexico.