Entries in #cetacean (2)


Vaquita: The Next Big  Extinction?

The vaquita (Phocoena sinus) is a member of the porpoise family and are native only to the Upper Gulf of California. There numbers have significantly decreased over the past 2 decades, making them the most endangered cetacean in the world...

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Whale Conservation - The Good, the Bad and the Minke: Environment News 16th-21st Oct

This week's environment news looks at issues up for discussion at the International Whaling Commission biennial meeting over the next week. Feauturing whale sanctuaries, Japan's violation of the whaling ban, the new science shedding light on whale ecology, and even the jeopardy of the whaling ban itself.

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