Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve In Mexico Hailed a Model for Sustainable Development

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Wednesday, January 6, 2016

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Martha Isabel Ruiz Corzo, credited with securing the future of one of Mexico's most critical ecosystems,Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve,and supporting the livelihoods of disadvantaged rural communities, received a UN2013 Champions of the Earth award. The Reserve is home to more than 110 species of mammals 334 bird species, and 2,308 plant species.