Vaquita Porpoise Faces ‘Final Countdown To Extinction’, Warn Conservationists

Reading Time: < 1 minute Conservationists have warned the marine mammal, vaquita porpoise, faces its ‘final countdown to extinction‘ – as its population has drastically declined. According to the animal conservation charity, WWF, porpoises, which live in the northern Gulf of California, are often ‘caught and drowned in gillnets used by illegal fishing operations’. Mexican authorities have since announced plans to […]