Navojoa

What is Navojoa known for?


popular fishing

Las Bocas , 30 miles south of Navojoa, is a small beach community on the Gulf of California that is frequently visited by the local residents of Navojoa during spring. (April–May). It is particularly popular during "Semana Santa" (Holy Week), when campers stay for seven days and then return to Navojoa for Easter celebrations. Many people from Navojoa own a second house in Las Bocas. Adolfo Ruiz Cortinez dam The Adolfo Ruiz Cortines Dam, also called Mocúzarit, is a popular

fishing spot and stores water used for irrigating the valley via the Mayo River. Other uses include kayaking, water-skiing, geoglyph-viewing and other leisure activities. Others Navojoa also acts as a hub for those visiting the colonial town of Álamos, which is Carolina Rincón Navojoa, Sonora Student


diversity featuring

(recently acquired from Heineken), are among the main industries in Navojoa. The city gains importance through its geographic diversity featuring close access to coastal, desert, and southwest mountainous areas as well as its close proximity to the United States and the neighboring state of Sinaloa. Navojoa is south of Ciudad Obregón connected primarily by a toll highway (Mex. 15) that extends north across the state of Sonora to the Arizona border. Image:Reloj


main public

Moctezuma Heineken, and a cardboard packing factory named Celulosa y Corrugados de Sonora, S.A. de C.V. Sister cities thumb Santa Fe Springs Sq. (Image:Santa Fe Springs Square.jpg) *25px (Image:Flag of the United States.svg) Santa Fe Springs, California, USA *25px (Image:Flag of Spain.svg) Almería, Almería (Almería (province)), Spain. * Mexicali, Baja California Sports There are two main public sports facilities in Navojoa. One is "


team called

Raquet Club" located in Los Naranjos neighborhood. The city of Navojoa has its own baseball team called ''Mayos de Navojoa'' which is a member of the Liga Mexicana del Pacífico, the most important baseball league in México. thumb Estadio Manuel "Ciclón" Echeverría (Image:Estadio de Baseball Manuel Echeverria Navjoa.jpg) Well-known native baseball players, all of them played in MLB: *Gabriel "Gabe" Alvarez (Gabe Alvarez), Detroit Tigers. * Luis


featuring close

(recently acquired from Heineken), are among the main industries in Navojoa. The city gains importance through its geographic diversity featuring close access to coastal, desert, and southwest mountainous areas as well as its close proximity to the United States and the neighboring state of Sinaloa. Navojoa is Carolina Rincón Navojoa, Sonora Student


introducing modern

the revolt and initiated an ''agricultural revolution (Green Revolution (agriculture))'' in the Mayo Yaqui Valley, introducing modern agricultural techniques and making this valley one of the most prosperous agricultural regions in Mexico. Demographics Navojoa is the fifth-largest municipality in Sonora (after Hermosillo, Cajeme, Nogales (Nogales, Sonora) and San Luis Río Colorado) with a population of approximately 144,598. As of 2005 the per capita income


modern agricultural

the revolt and initiated an ''agricultural revolution (Green Revolution (agriculture))'' in the Mayo Yaqui Valley, introducing modern agricultural techniques and making this valley one of the most prosperous agricultural regions in Mexico. Demographics Navojoa is the fifth-largest municipality in Sonora (after Hermosillo, Cajeme, Nogales (Nogales, Sonora) and San Luis Río Colorado) with a population of approximately 144,598. As of 2005 the per capita income for the municipality of Navojoa was $7,915 and the Human Development Index was 0.8251. Carolina Rincón Navojoa, Sonora Student


public sports

Moctezuma Heineken, and a cardboard packing factory named Celulosa y Corrugados de Sonora, S.A. de C.V. Sister cities thumb Santa Fe Springs Sq. (Image:Santa Fe Springs Square.jpg) *25px (Image:Flag of the United States.svg) Santa Fe Springs, California, USA *25px (Image:Flag of Spain.svg) Almería, Almería (Almería (province)), Spain. * Carolina Rincón Navojoa, Sonora Student


social events

: International Alternative music band External links * Sonora


music band

: International Alternative music band External links * Sonora

Navojoa

'''Navojoa''' is the fifth-largest city in the northern Mexican (Mexico) state (States of Mexico) of Sonora and is situated in the southern part of Sonora, south of the state's border (U.S.-Mexico border) with the U.S. state of Arizona. It is the administrative seat of a large municipality, located in the Mayo River Valley (Mayo River (Mexico)).

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