Campeche

Campeche, MexicoCampeche StateCampeachyEstado Libre y Soberano de CampecheMX-CAMState of Campeche
Campeche, officially the Free and Sovereign State of Campeche (Estado Libre y Soberano de Campeche), is one of the 31 states which, with Mexico City, comprise the 32 Federal Entities of Mexico.wikipedia
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Tabasco

Tabasco, Mexicostate of TabascoTabascan
Located in southeast Mexico, it is bordered by the states of Tabasco to the southwest, Yucatán to the northeast, and Quintana Roo to the east; to the southeast by the Orange Walk district of Belize, and by the Petén department of Guatemala to the south. The Laguna de Términos lagoon is located in the southwest of the state, near the Tabasco border.
It is located in the southeast of the country bordering the states of Campeche to the northeast, Veracruz to the west and Chiapas to the south, and the Petén department of Guatemala to the southeast.

Yucatán

YucatanYucatán Statestate of Yucatán
Located in southeast Mexico, it is bordered by the states of Tabasco to the southwest, Yucatán to the northeast, and Quintana Roo to the east; to the southeast by the Orange Walk district of Belize, and by the Petén department of Guatemala to the south.
It is bordered by the states of Campeche to the southwest and Quintana Roo to the southeast, with the Gulf of Mexico off its north coast.

Quintana Roo

Quintana Roo TerritoryCancúnRiviera Maya
Located in southeast Mexico, it is bordered by the states of Tabasco to the southwest, Yucatán to the northeast, and Quintana Roo to the east; to the southeast by the Orange Walk district of Belize, and by the Petén department of Guatemala to the south.
Quintana Roo is located on the eastern part of the Yucatán Peninsula and is bordered by the states of Campeche to the west and Yucatán to the northwest, and by the Orange Walk and Corozal districts of Belize, along with an offshore borderline with Belize District to the south.

Petén Department

PeténEl PeténPeten
Located in southeast Mexico, it is bordered by the states of Tabasco to the southwest, Yucatán to the northeast, and Quintana Roo to the east; to the southeast by the Orange Walk district of Belize, and by the Petén department of Guatemala to the south.
The Petén department is bordered on the east by Belize and by Mexico on the north and west, with the Mexican state of Chiapas to the west, Tabasco to the northwest and Campeche to the north.

Calakmul

KaanKaan KingdomAncient Maya City and Protected Tropical Forests of Calakmul, Campeche
Politically, it is divided into eleven municipalities: Calkiní, Calakmul, Campeche, Candelaria, Champotón, Ciudad del Carmen, Escárcega, Hecelchakán, Hopelchén, Palizada and Tenabo. The main Mayan cities were Edzna, Xtampak, and later Calakmul and Becán.
Calakmul (also Kalakmul and other less frequent variants) is a Maya archaeological site in the Mexican state of Campeche, deep in the jungles of the greater Petén Basin region.

Governor of Campeche

CampecheCampeche GovernmentGovernor of
The state's executive power rests in the governor of Campeche and the legislative power rests in the Congress of Campeche which is a unicameral legislature composed of 35 deputies.
Governors of the state of Campeche, Mexico, since statehood:

Congress of Campeche

State CongressCampeche
The state's executive power rests in the governor of Campeche and the legislative power rests in the Congress of Campeche which is a unicameral legislature composed of 35 deputies.
The Congress of Campeche is the state legislature of Campeche, a state of Mexico.

Tenabo

Tenabo, Campeche
Politically, it is divided into eleven municipalities: Calkiní, Calakmul, Campeche, Candelaria, Champotón, Ciudad del Carmen, Escárcega, Hecelchakán, Hopelchén, Palizada and Tenabo.
Tenabo is a city in the Mexican state of Campeche.

Hecelchakán

HecelchakanTepakán, Campeche
Politically, it is divided into eleven municipalities: Calkiní, Calakmul, Campeche, Candelaria, Champotón, Ciudad del Carmen, Escárcega, Hecelchakán, Hopelchén, Palizada and Tenabo.
Hecelchakán is a city in the Mexican state of Campeche.

Bolonchén, Campeche

BolonchenBolonchen de RejónBolonchén
In the south of the municipality of Champotón begin a series of rolling hills known as the Sierra Alta or Puuc, which extend northeast to Bolonchen and then into the state of Yucatán.
Bolonchén or Bolonchén de Rejón (Bolon Che'e'en in Modern Maya) is a town in the Mexican state of Campeche, about 120 km East from the state capital, Campeche, in Hopelchén Municipality.

Champotón Municipality

Champotón
Politically, it is divided into eleven municipalities: Calkiní, Calakmul, Campeche, Candelaria, Champotón, Ciudad del Carmen, Escárcega, Hecelchakán, Hopelchén, Palizada and Tenabo.
The municipality also includes the offshore Cayos Arcas, about 140 km northwest of Campeche and 150 km north of the mainland coast of Champotón.

Candelaria Municipality

CandelariaCandelaria, Campeche
Politically, it is divided into eleven municipalities: Calkiní, Calakmul, Campeche, Candelaria, Champotón, Ciudad del Carmen, Escárcega, Hecelchakán, Hopelchén, Palizada and Tenabo.
Candelaria is one of the 11 municipalities that make up the Mexican state of Campeche.

Escárcega

Escárcega, CampecheEscarcega
Politically, it is divided into eleven municipalities: Calkiní, Calakmul, Campeche, Candelaria, Champotón, Ciudad del Carmen, Escárcega, Hecelchakán, Hopelchén, Palizada and Tenabo.
Escárcega is a small city in the Mexican state of Campeche,

Palizada

Palizada, Campeche
Politically, it is divided into eleven municipalities: Calkiní, Calakmul, Campeche, Candelaria, Champotón, Ciudad del Carmen, Escárcega, Hecelchakán, Hopelchén, Palizada and Tenabo.
Palizada ( Spanish ) is a city in the Mexican state of Campeche.

Calkiní

CalkiniCalkiní Municipality
Politically, it is divided into eleven municipalities: Calkiní, Calakmul, Campeche, Candelaria, Champotón, Ciudad del Carmen, Escárcega, Hecelchakán, Hopelchén, Palizada and Tenabo.
Calkiní (Yucatec Maya: "throat of the sun") is a city in the Mexican state of Campeche.

Ciudad del Carmen

Ciudad del Carmen, CampecheIsla del CarmenCarmen
Politically, it is divided into eleven municipalities: Calkiní, Calakmul, Campeche, Candelaria, Champotón, Ciudad del Carmen, Escárcega, Hecelchakán, Hopelchén, Palizada and Tenabo. Much of the state's recent economic revival is due to the finding of petroleum offshore in the 1970s, which has made the coastal cities of Campeche and Ciudad del Carmen important economic centers.
Ciudad del Carmen is a city in the southwest of the Mexican state of Campeche.

Yucatán Peninsula

Yucatan PeninsulaYucatánMaya Lowlands
The formation of the state began with the city, which was founded in 1540 as the Spanish began the conquest of the Yucatán Peninsula.
The peninsula comprises the Mexican states of Yucatán, Campeche, and Quintana Roo, as well as large parts of Belize and Guatemala's Petén Department.

Gulf of Mexico

GulfGulf CoastMexican Gulf
It has a coastline to the west with the Gulf of Mexico.
The Gulf's southwestern and southern shores lie along the Mexican states of Tamaulipas, Veracruz, Tabasco, Campeche, Yucatán, and the northernmost tip of Quintana Roo.

Calakmul Biosphere Reserve

CalakmulMéxico
Campeche has three main protected areas: The Calakmul Biosphere Reserve, the Laguna de Términos Reserve and the Los Petenes Biosphere Reserve with total an area of 1,810,597 ha.
The Calakmul Biosphere Reserve (Reserva de la Biosfera de Calakmul) is located at the base of the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico, in Calakmul Municipality in the state of Campeche, bordering the Guatemalan department of El Petén to the south.

Maya peoples

MayaMayanMayans
The first people to dominate the state were the Maya, who arrived to Campeche from Guatemala, Honduras and Chiapas.
The largest populations of contemporary Maya inhabit Guatemala, Belize, and the western portions of Honduras and El Salvador, as well as large segments of population within the Mexican states of Yucatán, Campeche, Quintana Roo, Tabasco and Chiapas.

Laguna de Términos

Laguna de TerminosÁrea de Protección de Flora y Fauna Laguna de TérminosLaguna de Términos off Campeche
The Laguna de Términos lagoon is located in the southwest of the state, near the Tabasco border.
Laguna de Términos (Términos Lagoon) is made up of a series of rich, sediment-laden lagoons and tidal estuaries connected by two channels to the Bay of Campeche in the southern part of the Gulf of Mexico, in Carmen Municipality in the southwestern part of the Mexican state of Campeche.

Champotón, Campeche

ChampotónChampoton
He moved onto the territory of Chakanputon (today Champotón) where he and his men were attacked by the warriors of this dominion.
Champotón is a small city in Champotón Municipality in the Mexican state of Campeche, located at 19.35°N, -90.72°W, about 60 km south of the city of Campeche where the small Champotón river meets the coast of the Gulf of Mexico.

Republic of Yucatán

Republic of YucatanYucatánYucatán Navy
Despite Campeche's and Mérida's differences, both were involved in an insurrection against Mexico City headed by Jerónimo López de Llergo in 1839 with the aim of creating an independent state of Yucatán.
The area of the former republic includes the modern Mexican states of Yucatán, Campeche and Quintana Roo.

Roystonea regia

royal palmRoystonea elataFlorida royal palm
Along the coastal areas, palms dominate such as the coconut and royal palm.
Roystonea regia is found in Central America, Cuba, the Cayman Islands, Hispaniola, the Lesser Antilles, The Bahamas, southern Florida, and Mexico (Veracruz, Cabo San Lucas, Campeche, Quintana Roo, Yucatán).

Becan

Becán
The main Mayan cities were Edzna, Xtampak, and later Calakmul and Becán.
Becan is located near the center of the Yucatán Peninsula, in the present-day Mexican state of Campeche, about 150 km (93.2 mi) north of Tikal.