News and Events



Viva Sierra Gorda is co-sponsoring at the World Birding Center in McAllen Texas an exhibition of original paintings by Dana Gardner ( featuring charismatic birds in the Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve native vegetation. Join us in McAllen, Texas, February 14 – 17th when Dana Gardner will present his original watercolor illustrations of charismatic birds of the Sierra Gorda and Northeast of Mexico .

In January, the International Foundations for Indigenous Peoples ( will hold its first meeting outside the USA, in Queretaro Mexico, home of the Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve. Sierra Gorda´s grassroots partners are both participants and destinations for the attendees.


"Two part news report on Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve                                    

"Sierra Gorda I: An Environmentally Connected World"                                                            
 "Sierra Gorda II: Keeping Jobs in Mexico"

BBC World Documentary (Spanish) "Haciendo Frente: México. La protección de los bosques ayuda a combatir los efectos del calentamiento.


"YOUTUBE.COM Interview with
Pati Ruiz Corzo, Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve. By Forest Trends".


" YOUTUBE.COM Entrevista
con Pati Ruiz Corzo, Directora, Reserva de la Biosfera Sierra Gorda. Por




colorful flyer for eventSierra Gorda Ecotours, the official service provider of the Biosphere Reserve, is beginning to operate within the Ecolodge Network, a series of community-run ecotourism sites. Come see and experience rural life from the semi-desert to the mountain cloud forests in the most ecosystem diverse natural protected area in megadiverse Mexico.

See the first major public photographic exposition of the Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve touring different counties in Queretaro State during 2006. For more details…”