A Natural Sanctuary

Islands and Protected Areas of the Gulf of California2005

UNESCO World Heritage

UNESCO World Heritage

Migratory Bird and Wildlife Preserve and Refuge Area, Flora and Fauna Protection Area, and Special Reserve within the UNESCO’s Man and the Biosphere Programme.
The island is sanctuary to a great diversity of seabird species; an example of this is the island Isla de los Pájaros.


  • Title: A Natural Sanctuary
  • Creator: Islands and Protected Areas of the Gulf of California
  • Date Created: 2005
  • Location Created: Mexico
  • Rights: Visit Baja California Sur
  • Location: Mexico
  • Inscription Criteria: Criteria: (vii)(ix)(x)
  • Date of Inscription: 2005
  • Category of Site: Natural site

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