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Fotos Semanales de México — Weekly Photos from Mexico

Anuncios de servicio público pintados por los estudiantes de Colegio de Bachilleras del Estado de Sonora (COBACH) en Alamos. Public service announcements painted by the students of the Bachelor’s Degree College of the State of Sonora (COBACH) en Alamos.   … Continue reading

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Foto Semanal de México — Weekly Photo from Mexico

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Foto Semanal de México – Weekly Photo from Mexico

Domingo, 22 de noviembre, 2015: Una mujer recogiendo latas de cerveza para reciclar en el último día de la Fiesta de la Virgen de Balvanera en Aduana, Sonora. Cada año, miles de peregrinos convergen para celebrar la santa patrona de … Continue reading

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Foto Semanal de México – Weekly Photo from Mexico

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Freeze frames: Images of Mexico from the passenger’s window

We are leaving the parking lot of a grocery store in Tepic. Taped on a post, a flier with a photo of a missing teenage boy. He is shirtless wearing Bermuda shorts and standing barefoot on a beach in the … Continue reading

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Tope

The standard height of the tope (pronounced TOE-peh) on my street, and around Alamos, is approximately three inches. A tope is a hillock of concrete spanning the width of a thoroughfare – a simple traffic engineering technique ubiquitous in Mexico. … Continue reading

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Birding the Apocalypse: Coastal Plain of Sonora

The smell of burning brush, skeins of smoke on the horizon, the sluicing sound of captive water. We are birding the coastal plain of Sonora just west of the Agiabampo Estuary, a tidal body on the Sea of Cortez. It … Continue reading

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