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Canelas is a town and seat of the municipality of Canelas, in the state of Durango, north-western Mexico. Canelas is also known for a wedding that took place, the famous Mexican drug lord Joaquin Guzman Loera. Reports indicate that this wedding took place in 2007 in Canelas. As of 2010, the town had a population of 734.
Canelas is located in the Sierra Madre Occidental. It is surrounded by pine trees. Its location gives Canelas humid sub-tropical weather. Many people have been benefited with the natural resource of the forest and involved in logging.
- Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía. Principales resultados por localidad 2005 (ITER). Retrieved on December 19, 2008
- "Canelas". Catálogo de Localidades. Secretaría de Desarrollo Social (SEDESOL). Retrieved 23 April 2014.
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