Comarca de Saja-Nansa

Asón-Agüera, Besaya, Campoo-Los Valles, Costa Occidental, Costa Oriental, Liébana, Saja-Nansa, Santander, Trasmiera, Valles Pasiegos

 

Mazcuerras, sometimes called Luzmela, is a town and municipality with a size of around 55 square kilomaters and a population of around 2,100 people.  Before the Romans administered the area, it is believed the blendios, a pre-Roman Cantabrian tribe, lived in the area.  The local ecconomy has traditionally centered around cattle farming and the cultivation of flowers.  More recently, tourism has begun to play a more important economic role.

History

The rainbow flag flew in the town halls of Ampuero, Argoños, Cabezón de la Sal, Camargo, Campoo de Enmedio, Cartes, Castañeda, Castro Urdiales, Colindres, Comillas, Escalante, Hermandad de Campoo de Suso, Herrerías, Laredo, Liendo, Limpias, Mazcuerras, Noja, Penagos, Peñarrubia, Santa María de Cayón, Santoña, Tresviso, Torrelavega, Val de San Vicente, Valdeolea and Vega de Pas. [1]

Works Cited

ALEGA. (2009, June 20). Actividades del Orgullo 09. Retrieved from ALEGA: https://www.alega.org/noticias/43/actividades-del-orgullo-09/


[1] (ALEGA, 2009)

Saja-Nansa has a population of around 24,000 people in an area of around 829.65 square kilometers. The comarca includes the valley of the Saja and the valley of the Nansa. The area is mostly rural.

The Comarca de Saja-Nansa is home to twelve municipalities including Cabezón de la Sal, Cabuérniga, Herrerías, Lamasón, Mazcuerras, Peñarrubia, Polaciones, Reocín, Rionansa, Ruente, Los Tojos and Tudanca. Localities in the comarca include Ucieda. San Vicente de la Barquera , Val de San Vicente and Valdáliga are also sometimes included as they are part of the Saja-Nansa Rural Development Association.

Cabezón de la Sal, Cabuérniga, Herrerías, Lamasón, Mazcuerras, Peñarrubia, Polaciones, Reocín, Rionansa, Ruente, Los Tojos, Tudanca, Ucieda, San Vicente de la Barquera, Val de San Vicente, Valdáliga