Vaquita

03/27
2017

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 »




03/14
2017

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 »




02/02
2017

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 »




12/28
2016

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 »




07/22
2016

Mexico Permanently Bans Gillnets in the Upper Gulf!

More than a year ago Mexico’s president, Enrique Peña-Nieto announced a two year ban on the use of gillnets throughout the range of the vaquita in the Northernmost portion of… Read more »




05/20
2016

How Can I Help the Vaquita?

For the past two years since we began working on our documentary Souls of the Vermilion Sea we have struggled with this central question: What can others do to help… Read more »




05/09
2016

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 »




04/05
2016

Celebrating Sustainable Seafood in Baja

After spending close to a week in San Felipe and talking with many different people in the community about the crisis facing the vaquita, I prepared to depart for Ensenada. … Read more »




04/01
2016

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 »




03/30
2016

EOC 063: A New Children’s Book about the Vaquita with Jen and Sander Gabler

Episode Summary: Today on the show we are talking with the authors of a new children’s book about the Vaquita called, Vinny the Vaquita.  Jen Gabler wrote this story with… Read more »