Mexico bid to save world's smallest vaquita porpoise

Mexican authorities and scientists are trying to save the world's smallest porpoise by capturing illegal "ghost" fishing nets.

BBC

Last updated on 19 December 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Mexico
Region: 
North Pacific
Threats: 
Unsustainable fishing and harvesting aquatic resources
Bycatch
Species group: 
Marine mammals