A porpoiseful campaign

Newport’s marine ecology community is coming together in support of the vaquita, a small species of porpoise that is on the brink of extinction.

The Oregon Coast Aquarium and the Hatfield Marine Science Center will both participate in International Save the Vaquita Day this Saturday, July 7, to help spread awareness of the creature’s plight.

One of just seven species of porpoise, the vaquita lives only in the upper Gulf of California, in Northern Mexico, just south of the border with

...read more at http://www.oregoncoasttoday.com/oct/learn/20180702/a-porpoiseful-campaign

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