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Why sink a ship in Mexico?: Juan Pablo Ussel at TEDxTijuana

By Juan Pablo Ussel

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The ship Uribe 121, sunk last year on the beaches of Rosarito, has become an artificial reef that houses various animal species that have adopted it as their home, while also serving as a space for marine life research . However, a unique and innovative project like this in the State, implies great challenges

Young entrepreneur, graduated from the UABC Tijuana, entrepreneur in the gastronomic area and head of the La Diferencia Group. Always ready to participate in new experiences and in constant search to leave a mark in his community, in his career to form part of successful projects, such as the sinking of the boat Uribe 121, belonging to the Submarine Park Rosarito.

He heads the Marketing and Advertising Committee at the Artificial Reef Foundation of Baja California. It is nature lover and is concerned to contribute to the creation of a better planet for future generations, through initiatives such as the formation of artificial reefs for the conservation of seas and oceans


Katie Carroll

Date 2017
Size/Length 13:01
Language Spanish
Notes Part of TEDx, an independently organized TED event.
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  1. Animal roles
  2. Ecosystems
  3. Fish
  4. Habitats
  5. Marine animals
  6. Nature
  7. oceans
  8. Physical environment
  9. Research
  10. Wild animals