The Vaquita in decline: World's Smallest Porpoise Nearly Extinct


The vaquita, one of the wold's smallest species of marine mammals, has lost as much as half of its population in the last ten years, with estimates now hovering between 250 and 400 of the tiny porpoises left off the coast of Mexico.

Full story: World's Smallest Porpoise Nearly Extinct, Experts Say.

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