Cozumel, Q.R. — The Punta Sur Ecotourism Park of Cozumel has had its first arrival of pink flamingos this season. Earlier than the arrival of the winter season, the Punta Sur Ecotourism Park registered the presence of the primary flock of pink flamingos within the X’tacún lagoon, birds which have change into one other vacationer attraction.
The director of Punta Sur, Jesús Benavides Andrade, defined that their arrival is an indicator of the great state of conservation and stability of the ecosystem within the Protected Pure Space.
He talked about that an increasing number of flamingos are arriving on the lagoon since these birds, that are emblematic of the Yucatecan Peninsula, discover a secure place to shelter and feed throughout the season.
He commented that though these birds are usually winter residents, there’s additionally a document that some stay for lengthy durations of time within the totally different wetlands of Punta Sur, amongst that are the Chunchacab lagoon, Colombia lagoon and in areas near the Punta Celarain lighthouse.
Jesús Benavides defined that among the many flamingos which have arrived in different years, the presence of ringed specimens that come from the northern a part of the Yucatan Peninsula has been detected, for which purpose, coordinated tasks are carried out with establishments that develop analysis tasks, administration and schooling about pink flamingos.