foto credits: By Paula Olson, NOAA -, Public Domain,

Vaquitas with calves seen in September 2018 field effort

A field effort to obtain photographs and biopsies of vaquitas was carried out from the Museo de Ballena’s 130ft vessel, the Narval, plus several small boats (3 RHIBs and a panga) between 22 and 28 September 2018. Sightings were made on the two good-weather days, with the most exciting result obtained on 26 September.

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