Mobula rays leap from the waters of the Gulf of California, Mexico.
Carte Generale du Mexique et des Provinces-Unies de l'Amerique Centrale ou Guatemala (Mexico, Central America, Yucatan, Gulf of California, Costa Rica, Honduras) Issued Paris, ca. 1834 by L. Vivien Engraved by Giraldon-Bovinet
Why are seabirds abandoning their ancestral nesting grounds in the Gulf of California? Warming oceanographic conditions, fishing pressure are driving nesting seabirds away from their ancestral breeding ground in Mexico into California harbors
Why are seabirds abandoning their ancestral nesting grounds in the Gulf of California? Warming oceanographic conditions, fishing pressure are driving nesting seabirds away from their ancestral breeding ground in Mexico into California harbors -- ScienceDaily
The vaquita (Phocoena sinus) is a rare species of porpoise. It is endemic to the northern part of the Gulf of California. The estimated number of individuals dropped below 100 in 2014, putting it in imminent danger of extinction. Since the baiji (Lipotes vexillifer) is believed to have gone extinct by 2006, the vaquita has taken on the title of the most endangered cetacean in the world
Islands and Protected Areas of the Gulf of California - Mexico. The site comprises 244 islands, islets and coastal areas that are located in the Gulf of California in north-eastern Mexico. The Sea of Cortez and its islands have been called a natural laboratory for the investigation of speciation.
66 Totoaba Found Dead in a Single Net, Dead Newborn Vaquita Washes Ashore With the near-extinct vaquita porpoise now numbering less than 30, conservation was dealt a blow on March 12, when Sea Shepherd found a dead newborn vaquita on the beach just 33 km south of San Felipe, in the Northern area of the Gulf of California.
Isla Espiritu Santo - La Paz Mexico -- an island in the Gulf of California, off the Mexican state of Baja California Sur. -------------- Boat tour from La Paz to Espiritu island will take you past this beautiful arch. Plus you can swim with sea lions for about 800 MXN. Definitely worth the money for this day trip
Health defects found in fish exposed to Deepwater Horizon oil spill, three years later
"Health defects found in fish exposed to Deepwater Horizon oil spill, three years later-May 1, 2013 — Crude oil toxicity continued to sicken a sentinel Gulf Coast fish species for at least more than a year after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, according to new findings from a research team that includes a University of California, Davis, scientist..."