About Us

Prescott College is a private liberal arts institution of higher learning in Arizona offering B.A., B.S., M.A. and Ph.D. degrees. The Kino Bay Center for Cultural and Ecological Studies (the Center) is Prescott College’s field station on the shores of the Gulf of California in Sonora, Mexico. The Center was established in 1991 as a field station for Prescott College classes. Each year the Center hosts over 1,000 researchers, students, resident fellows and community visitors from dozens of institutions and community groups from Mexico, the United States and other parts of the world. The Kino Bay Center integrates and applies research, capacity building, education and sustainable management initiatives toward the protection of critical land, estuarine, island and marine habitats and biodiversity of the Eastern Midriff Island Region of the Gulf of California. 


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