THE CHILDREN'S MARINE MUSEUM is designed with the purpose of developing scientific and cultural activities at the service of children and youth, especially oriented to the most vulnerable people. In order to generate and transmit knowledge through research , and the dissemination through museum exhibitions in their different modalities. Oriented mainly in the field of the marine environment in its aspects of scientific dissemination and tradition Maritime-fishing.
Background, context and justification:
BACKGROUND: The conservation of biological diversity has become one of the community's major concerns
international. The loss of many of the components of biodiversity on our planet has raised the urgent need to
Create programs to ensure the survival of species.
CONTEXT: The context in which the project will be developed The State Of Baja California Sur is surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and Gulf of California and has an area of 73 677 Km2, with a Population of 537,586 inhabitants, is the state of the Mexican Republic with the largest coastline (2705.2 km.) That includes the Islands and 43% of protected natural areas, 12% of the adult population did not complete their primary education, and with a Population of 48 282 students attending basic education.
JUSTIFICATION: THE CHILDREN'S MARINE MUSEUM will allow the widest possible dissemination of the marine environment of Baja California Sur and its species, at the same time for the revaluation Of architectural sites, where this museum will temporarily operate. THE MUSEUM, will be In the service of children and social cohesion, for the purpose of acquiring, conserving, investigating, communicating and Itinerant knowledge of the marine environment.
To be a museum that promotes and develops knowledge, fosters the social cohesion of the most vulnerable children and youth of that zone in the context of its natural resources and allow the widest possible dissemination of the marine environment Southern california and its species, at the same time revalue architectural sites, where it will temporarily work this museum.
1. Increase the level of marine knowledge to children and young people in the municipalities of Baja California Sur;
2. To develop a basic and applied research in the area of the use of the marine resources and the knowledge of the
Biodiversity and its implications for the conservation of ecosystems.
3. To promote informal education, especially through the Marine Museum, oriented with priority to the educational levels Primary and secondary sectors and the most vulnerable social sectors.
4. Promote a cultural tourism to make known to all national and foreign visitors the reality of that Mexican region
In marine scientific environments.