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Vaquita - Wikipedia


The vaquita (Phocoena sinus) is a rare species of porpoise endemic to the northern part of the Gulf of California. Since the baiji (Lipotes vexillifer) is believed to ...

Vaquita | Species | WWF


Protect endangered species, including the vaquita porpoise, at World Wildlife Fund. Learn about the ways WWF works to conserve a future where people live in ...

Vaquita | WWF


The vaquita is a very small porpoise that lives solely in the Gulf of California, Mexico. The species is Critically Endangered primarily as a result of entanglement ...

VIVA Vaquita | Working to Save the Vaquita Porpoise


VIVA Vaquita is an organization aimed at promoting awareness and conservation of the critically endangered vaquita porpoise.

Vaquita Synopsis - SWFSC - Southwest Fisheries Science Center


Aug 25, 2016 ... Net Loss: New Abundance Estimate Reveals that Mexico's Vaquita Faces Imminent Extinction Due to Illegal Fishing. A lecture by Barbara ...

Vaquita Species Guide - Whale and Dolphin Conservation


Vaquitas are possibly the smallest marine cetacean and have the most limited distribution. They also have the unenviable label of being one of the most ...

Phocoena sinus (Cochito, Gulf Of California Harbour Porpoise, Gulf ...


Range Description: The vaquita is known to occur only in the northern Gulf of California, Mexico, mainly north of 30º45'N and west of 114º20'W (Gerrodette et al.

Vaquita Porpoise Faces Imminent Extinction—Can It Be Saved?


Aug 14, 2014 ... A scientific team commissioned by Mexico says vaquitas could be extinct by 2018 if gillnetting isn't banned immediately.

The Fight to Save the Vaquita – National Geographic Society (blogs)


Jun 9, 2016 ... Vaquita4_Olson_NOAA The Vaquita is the smallest porpoise in the world, found only in the Gulf of California. Recent estimates show that only ...

Vaquitas, Phocoena sinus ~ MarineBio.org


Find out what's known about Vaquitas, Phocoena sinus, Mammalia, Cetacea, Phocoenidae, including their world range and habitats, feeding behaviors, life ...

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The Marine Mammal Center : Vaquita, the World's Most Endangered ...


The tiny vaquita porpoise (Phocoena sinus) is found only in the shallow waters of the northern Gulf of California, Mexico. It is the most endangered of the 128 ...

Basic Facts About Vaquitas - Defenders of Wildlife


Learn about the size, diet, population, range, behavior and other fascinating facts about vaquitas.

Aquarium of the Pacific | Online Learning Center | Vaquita


In addition to being the smallest member of the porpoise family, vaquita are the smallest of all known cetaceans, have the most restricted range, and are the most  ...