Monthly Archives: October 2015

10/22
2015

High School Student Mari Hoffman is working to Save the Vaquita!

****The following is a guest post from San Diego High School student, Mari Hoffman. Mari spent two days with us on the Maria Cleofas helping search for the elusive vaquita… Read more »




10/21
2015

EOC 042: From Field Biologist to Filmmaker – Part Four: The International Shoot

Episode Summary: Today on the podcast we have the fourth installment of our ongoing series, From Field Biologist to Filmmaker, in which I share personal stories about lessons that I’ve learned… Read more »




10/15
2015

Final Days with the Vaquita

We had two days left to spot a vaquita and capture some footage of this elusive marine mammal. Luckily for us, the weather conditions were cooperating. As explained in the… Read more »




10/10
2015

The Search for Vaquita Continues on Board the Maria Cleofas

****The following is another blog post from volunteer Joe Shull, from Aquarium of Boise and Boise State University, who is assisting in the production of our film project Souls of… Read more »




10/08
2015

On Board the Maria Cleofas

We met up with Greg Alker, director of the non-profit Grupo Cleofas, early on the morning of Monday, Oct. 5th at the San Felipe Marina. Greg had arrived in town… Read more »




10/07
2015

A Unique Approach for Capturing Vaquita Footage

****The following is another post from volunteer Joe Shull, who has been playing a crucial role on our production team for Souls of the Vermilion Sea for the past week… Read more »




10/02
2015

Mexican Government Officials are Treated to ANOTHER Vaquita Sighting!

Yesterday was a big day for Vaquita conservation efforts. As Joe and I left the vaquita survey vessel “Ocean Star”, a group of Mexican dignitaries were heading out to board… Read more »




10/02
2015

A Vaquita Sighting!

I was on the top deck of the Ocean Star – the vaquita survey vessel that is slowly cutting transects throughout the entire range of this most elusive of porpoises…. Read more »




10/02
2015

Searching for the Vaquita

****The following is another guest post from volunteer Joe Shull who has been assisting on all levels of production with our current shoot for Souls of the Vermilion Sea in San… Read more »