In June 2017, the Documentary Project of the Chimay Center was made with the documentary video Environmental Memories "Ciénaga Water" with the sponsorship of the Bepensa Foundation and Chimay Community Center.
Watch de documentary HERE
From August to November 2017, the Sisal Mangrove Diagnostic Project was carried out and environmental education workshops were held. This project was carried out in collaboration with the Technological Institute of Conkal, SEDUMA and UNAM, and the Chimay Community Center provided the technical assistance of field, the UNAM facilitated the instruments of measurement and laboratory and the infrastructure for the realization of 7 workshops, this project resulted in the thesis to obtain the degree of Lic. in Biology of Nahaibi Castillo Vargas.
On December 1st, 2017, the 1st Sisal Environmental Forum was held, since 2016, in connection with the Chimay Community Center and UNAM, where experts in the field of environmental health are invited to present high school and rural community students. environmental problems. On December 1, 2017.
Sisal Environmental Forum within the facilities of the UNAM as part of the open door activities, and the theme was aimed at community conservation of biodiversity.
On December 2, the 1st Sisal Children's Science Meeting took place within the framework of the 5th Environmental Kiiwik, in which 17 projects developed in the science club and evaluated by a committee of researchers from the Academic Unit Yucatán and CINVESTAV UNIDAD MÉRIDA. The Legorreta Hernández Foundation provided the gifts for all participating children.
It is important to mention that the results of the science meeting will be presented on the 5th Meeting of Knowledge, Science and Technology in a Multicultural World from April 18 to 21 in Mérida and Izamal, Yucatán with the work entitled Encuentro de ciencias de los ninos y ninas de Sisal, Yucatán: A strategy for the promotion of scientific culture.