san felipe


Is This the End for the Vaquita?

Fellow producer Sean Bogle and myself recently spent 10 days in the upper Gulf of California where tensions over fishing restrictions imposed by the Mexican government have begun to erupt. … Read more »


Community Screenings in San Felipe

  In the days before fellow producer Sean Bogle and I left to come down to San Felipe, many people warned us not to come. El Golfo de Santa Clara,… Read more »


Official CIRVA Report is Released

The International Committee for the Recovery of the Vaquita has released the official report from their meeting that took place November 29-30th, 2016 in La Jolla, California.  The news is not… Read more »


Vaquita 2016 : Year in Review

Our podcast conversation with Tom Jefferson, the director of Viva Vaquita:       It has been 18 months since we began the production of our film Souls of the… Read more »


A Species in Peril, A Community in Crisis

When we began working on our documentary about the vaquita, Souls of the Vermilion Sea, this species of porpoise was already considered to be the most endangered marine mammal on… Read more »


A Diverse Array of Perspectives on Vaquita Recovery

  Souls of the Vermilion Sea producer/director Sean Bogle and myself arrived here in San Felipe two days ago where we met up with filmmaker and collaborator Brenda Razo from Mexico… Read more »


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 »


First Impressions of the Vermilion Sea from Joe Shull

****The following is a guest post from Joe Shull, volunteer coordinator at the Aquarium of Boise and biology student at Boise State University.  Joe has joined our team in San Felipe,… Read more »


Greetings from San Felipe, Mexico!

I’ve been in Mexico for four days now along with our volunteer Joe Shull (Biology student at BSU and volunteer coordinator at the Aquarium of Boise) and we are just now… Read more »


Joe Shull joins our production team for Souls of the Vermilion Sea!

Joe Shull joins our production team for Souls of the Vermilion Sea! ****The following is a guest blog post from Boise State University biology student and Aquarium of Boise volunteer… Read more »