Sargassum arrivals have decreased up to 83% in Mahahual. Mahahual's coastal crews collect a daily average of five tons of sargassum.
Cleaning of the beaches of Puerto Morelos is reinforced. Zofemat and Public Services personnel work daily to remove the sargassum from the beaches.
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Due to the excessive arrival of seaweed in Playa del Carmen, tourists travel to the island of Holbox, a tourist destination in Quintana Roo.
Tulum reinforces sargassum cleanup on the beaches. Mexican Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (Semarnat) has installed 2,300 meters of anti-seaweed barriers. Find the latest updates here.
Despite the seaweed, tourists crowd Cancun's beaches. Hundreds of sunbathers gather at "Delfines" and "Coral" beaches, two of the most visited in the city. Cancun seaweed map and semaphore update for today.
Vice Minister of Environment: "The seaweed situation in the Dominican Republic is critical". José Reyes López attributes the increase of these brown macroalgae to the effects of climate change.
Fresh seaweed is mixed with older seaweed and soil, then rests in a pile for about 4 months. They go from being a nuisance to being useful.
If the seaweed in Cozumel continues to arrive in this way, it is expected that by the end of the year about 3,500 tons will reach the island.
Amazed and doubtful about what they saw, dozens of bathers found the beaches of the town of Salgar, when they saw the amount of seaweed that prevented them from walking freely on the sand that precedes the sea.