|DEFENSORES DEL MEDIO AMBIENTE DE LOS TUXTLAS, A. C.
("DEFENDERS OF THE ENVIRONMENT OF LOS TUXTLAS")
Defensores del Medio Ambiente de Los Tuxlas, A. C. (DEMATAC) maintains a branch office on our premises. They receive complaints regarding
wildlife or environmental abuses, offer environmental workshops and other activities related to ecological conservation, plus provide
information to the public and accept donations and memberships.
Local tourist information is provided, along with assistance to tourists; especially in cases of emergencies such as: medical, legal, or
DEMATAC was chartered in Catemaco, Veracruz, Mexico on September 25, 2004, as a nonprofit environmental civil association dedicated to
recuperating the ecological balance and protecting the environment of Los Tuxtlas, and independent of economic or political interests with any
government, political party, or religious institution. DEMATAC’s principal objectives are:
a) Address complaints, initiate investigations, and file grievances with the respective government
agencies, regarding environmental threats in the region of Los Tuxtlas, using the diffusion of
information to inform, council, negotiate, and propose viable solutions to environmental
degradation, as well as high-profile, non-violent civil resistance to raise the level and quality of
public debate and to promote prompt action by respective government agencies.
b) Promote projects such as reforestation, cleanup of lagoons, rivers, beaches, roads and streets,
and the regional environment in general.
c) Dissemination of information and publicity regarding the biodiversity of Los Tuxtlas and the
importance of protecting it.
d) Promote & provide education to raise public & governmental environmental awareness.
We can not do this alone. We need the help and the support, economic and active, of the
community, of the residents of Los Tuxtlas, and of environmentalists everywhere. We need your
With this object in mind, we invite you to join DEMATAC.
Defensores del Medio Ambientede Los Tuxtlas, A. C.
Quinta las Bugambilias
Carretera Playa Azul s/n
95870 Catemaco, Veracruz, MExico
Tel/Fax: (294) 943-0581
BRANCH OFFICE - CATEMACO CENTRO
LA CASA DE LOS TESOROS
Calle Aldama Altos #4
(Second floor, on the lake side of the Church of the Virgen del Carmen)
Tel/Fax: (294) 943 - 2910
Free for our Clients
Free for our Clients
La Casa de Los Tesoros
"Rinconcitos de México"