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They prohibit development of golf courses in the Sierra de Arteaga

In order to preserve the natural resources of the Sierra de Arteaga, the Law of Ecological Balance and Environmental Protection of the State of Co


In order to preserve the natural resources of the Sierra de , the Law of Ecological Balance and Environmental Protection of the State of Coahuila de Zaragoza was reformed to impose a ban on the construction of golf courses, as well as vehicle rides. motorized.

The foregoing, in view of the fact that these types of activities put the ecological balance and natural heritage of the people of Coahuila at risk.

In the letter of reasons that was presented by Mayor Everardo Durán Flores in conjunction with the secretary of the city council Filiberto Urbina García, it is mentioned:

“One of the matters that currently requires more attention, not only in actions for the conservation and growth of the environment and everything that makes it up, but also in laws and regulations that protect and promote said measures, is related to Protection to the Environment, Ecological Preservation and Sustainable Development ”, they state.

In addition, they emphasize that it is state territory and it is required that the original environments are not significantly altered by human activity or that they require to be preserved and restored.

“The municipality of Arteaga is characterized precisely by its wooded area, its wild flora and fauna, which in addition to being one of the main tourist attractions, also result in a balance to the environment,” they point out.

Thus, article 398 was amended, adding chapter V on the protection of the natural heritage of the Sierra de Arteaga, which will form part of the Arteaga Environmental Protection Regulation.

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