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2010-06-17 05:00:00

SAN DIEGO, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- After a four-year legal battle surrounding ownership of a parcel of land that acted as a "set back cushion" required to run its Energia Costa Azul LNG plant in Baja California, MX in compliance with Mexican environmental and safety regulations, Sempra Energy, a San Diego-based energy company, has suffered a major legal blow, according to Ramon Eugenio Sanchez Ritchie, after a Mexican Circuit Court ruled against the company's claim to the land; effectively...

2009-10-14 09:13:58

Tropical Depression Patricia in the Eastern Pacific Ocean has now degenerated into a remnant low pressure area over the southernmost tip of Baja California.

2009-10-13 17:00:00

The nineteenth tropical cyclone of the Eastern Pacific formed over this past weekend, and strengthened into Tropical Storm Patricia. The GOES-11 satellite captured Patricia from her "birth" several hundred miles south of Baja California, to her track there today, Tuesday, October 13.

2009-09-22 09:15:00

Ancient and bizarre fish named by California Academy of Sciences researchers.

2009-09-01 16:55:00

It's unusual to see towering clouds that are created from smoke and fires, but that's what showed up in the latest satellite imagery from NASA, when also capturing powerful Hurricane Jimena and Tropical Depression Kevin in the Eastern Pacific Ocean.

2009-08-27 11:20:00

With the casting today (Wed., Aug. 26) of a 6.5-meter mirror in Arizona, Mexican and American astronomers have taken the first step toward creation of a major new telescope that will survey infrared objects in the northern sky with unprecedented sensitivity.

2009-07-17 19:52:00

TIJUANA, Mexico, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The following press release is being issued by Interchildren, Inc.

2009-06-17 09:15:00

Officials said Tuesday that France and Mexico are launching a joint observatory to unite scientific work on the environmental impact from humans and climate change on Mexico's coastlines.

2009-06-02 06:00:00

TIJUANA, Mexico, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Worker's Housing Fund Institute (Infonavit) and the housing developer Urbi signed an agreement for mutual collaboration to develop and implement the first Community Development Model for a Sustainable City in Valle Las Palmas, Tijuana Integral and Sustainable Urban Development (DUIS). This model collects the maintenance fee along with the monthly mortgage payment and transfers it to a Community Maintenance Fund managed by the residents...

2009-05-11 08:56:00

CORONADO, Calif., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- California American Water, which provides water service to residents of Coronado, Imperial Beach and parts of San Diego, announced today it has relocated its headquarters to Coronado. "We are pleased to welcome the California headquarters of our water utility to our city," said Coronado Mayor Casey Tanaka.

Latest Baja California Reference Libraries

2007-03-13 09:46:38

The Silvertip shark, Carcharhinus albimarginatus, is a fairly large and slender shark found at or close to offshore remote island reefs. The Silvertip shark is named because of its white marking on all fins. The Silvertip shark is found near reefs at depths to about 2624.67 ft (800 m), mostly below 98.43 ft (30 m), in the Red Sea and along the coasts of East Africa, Madagascar, Seychelles, Aldabra Group, Mauritius and the Chagos Archipelago, off southern Japan to northern Australia and French...

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