Estado Baja California

Baja California is the northernmost and westernmost of the 32 federal entities of Mexico. Its upper half of a long peninsula with the mountain range of the Peninsular ranges of the California cordillera in the center. The mountain range is mineral-rich and there was some mining. The valleys are fertile and suitable for agriculture, for example citrus fruits and grapes. The northern part of the state has Mediterranean climate while the southern has aride climate.