Hope to save critically endangered vaquita porpoise from extinction is dwindling

The vaquita in the Gulf of California is the most endangered cetacean in the world. Most likely, no more than 10 animals are left. Its extinction is imminent — and some even say, it's for the best.

Deutsche Welle

Last updated on 15 August 2019

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Mexico
Region: 
South & Central America & The Caribbean
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Species group: 
Marine mammals