NO MORE MEXICAN SHRIMP FOR A WHILE, PLEASE!

The vaquita porpoise is an adorable but elusive creature. The smallest of cetaceans at just four or five feet long, the friendly-looking mammals swim exclusively in the Gulf of California, off Mexico’s Pacific coast. It’s also the most endangered species of porpoise: In 2014, biologists estimated there were just 97 individuals left in the wild,…

via Boycotting Mexican shrimp could be our last chance to save this tiny, endangered porpoise — Quartz

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