Tag

Vaquita
mexico coast

Mexico meets commitments to protect marine and coastal areas

Mexico is one of the few countries that has fulfilled its commitment to decree the protection of 10 percent of marine and coastal areas before...
Read More
vaquita

Activists blame Mexican government for near-loss of porpoise

Conservation groups said Monday that the Mexican government’s lack of action is to blame for the near-extinction of the critically endangered vaquita marina porpoise. The...
Read More

Mexico enlists dolphins to help endangered tiny porpoise

Mexico’s government has enlisted the help of three trained dolphins to locate in the wild their less fortunate cousin, the rare vaquita porpoise, in an...
Read More

Mexico invests up to $3 million dollars in Vaquita Sanctuary plan

The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources (SEMARNAT) reported that the federal government will allocate up to $3 million dollars to start the vaquita rescue...
Read More

Fishermen in Mexico burn boat, demand environmentalists to leave

Dozens of fishermen have burned a boat as part of a threat to force out a ship operated by the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society in...
Read More

Attempt to save the vaquita porpoise turns violent in Mexico

A gang of dozens of fishermen overturned inspectors’ trucks, burned or destroyed 15 vehicles and patrol boats, and beat three inspectors from the office for...
Read More

WWF calls for ban on fishing in the habitat of the vaquita porpoise

The World Wildlife Fund on Monday called for a complete ban on fishing in the habitat of the vaquita porpoise, noting an international committee of...
Read More

U.S. trained dolphins will aide in search for endangered vaquita porpoises

U.S. Navy-trained dolphins and their handlers will participate in a last-ditch effort to catch, enclose and protect the last few dozen of Mexico’s critically endangered...
Read More

Mexico plans to capture vaquita porpoises to save from extinction

It will be a risky effort, because the species has never been held successfully in captivity. According to rough estimates, only about three dozen of...
Read More

Fact Sheet: Mexico – United States Relations

The President hosted President Enrique Pena Nieto of Mexico on July 22.  Mexico is one of the United States’ closest and most valued partners.  Our...
Read More

Mexico bans night fishing and gillnets to save Vaquita Porpoise

Mexican authorities are banning night fishing and gill nets in an area inhabited by the endangered vaquita marina porpoise in the upper Gulf of California....
Read More
vaquita

Mexico’s endangered vaquita heads toward extinction

The population of Mexico’s endangered vaquita marina, the world’s smallest porpoise, has fallen to alarmingly low levels and is heading toward extinction soon if drastic...
Read More
1 2 3
Puerto Vallarta News

Compare Listings

Title Price Status Type Area Purpose Bedrooms Bathrooms