home | news | local | riviera nayarit takes the lead in clean beach certification

Riviera Nayarit Takes the Lead in Clean Beach Certification

Published Jul 1, 2014, 1:29pm -

a-playas

Riviera Nayarit increased its number of certified clean beaches from six to ten during the Tenth Clean Beach Conference that recently took place in Puerto Vallarta. The event was organized by Mexico’s National Water Commission (Conagua).

The four beaches that received certification during the event are listed below, along with other beaches that were re-certified, placing Riviera Nayarit at the top of the list of Mexican destinations with certified clean beaches. Riviera Nayarit has ten our of a total of 31 certifications:

  • Palladium (Punta de Mita)
  • Platanitos (Banderas Bay)
  • Costa Capomo Becerros (Compostela)
  • El Borrego (San Blas)
  • Los Muertos (Sayulita)
  • Nuevo Vallarta Norte I
  • Nuevo Vallarta Norte II (Nuevo Vallarta)
  • Nuevo Vallarta Sur (Nuevo Vallarta)
  • Bucerías (Banderas Bay)
  • Chacala (Compostela)

In addition, Pronatura Mexico re-certified the beach at Nuevo Vallarta Norte with the Blue Flag, awarded by the Foundation for Environmental Education. Palmares Beach in Puerto Vallarta received the Blue Flag recently, for the first time. There are a total of 11 Blue Flag beaches in all of Mexico.


News Banners

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Need more info? Click HERE

Once you subscribe, you will be directed to a page where you will be able to select which of the two newsletters you wish to receive. A confirmation message will be sent to your email address. Once you approve the subscription, you will begin receiving our newsletters, and you can change your subscription settings at any time. Stay in touch with Puerto Vallarta through our weekly news, and learn of new releases.

sitemap xml