Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Sea-and-Surf--Gulf-of-California-27MZIFLEOS8N.htmlConceptually similarSea and Surf, Gulf of CaliforniaGP018H0Completed★★★★Dolphin, Gulf of CaliforniaGP018ZBCompleted★★★★Pelicans on Konzaka IslandGP019HBCompleted★★★★★★Fish in Los Islotes Seal ColonyGP019HACompleted★★★★★★Shrimp Trawler, Gulf of CaliforniaGP018UVCompleted★★★★Shrimp Trawler, Gulf of CaliforniaGP018IBCompleted★★★★Pod of Dolphins, Gulf of CaliforniaGP019B2Completed★★★★Sunset, Gulf of CaliforniaGP018PXCompleted★★★★Sunset in San Ignacio LagoonGP0ZOKCompleted★★★★View AllGP019DWSea and Surf, Gulf of CaliforniaWaves break on the Gulf of California. The Greenpeace vessel 'MY Esperanza' is in the “World’s Aquarium” as part of the Defending Our Oceans Tour. Pressure from destructive fishing, pollution and uncontrolled tourism development are threatening life in the Aquarium. Greenpeace is calling for a network of marine reserves to protect such areas.Locations:Mexico-North AmericaDate:1 Dec, 2006Credit:© Greenpeace / Alex HoffordMaximum size:3072px X 4188pxKeywords:Coastal features-Evening-KWCI (GPI)-Mountains-Nature-Oceans (campaign title)-Outdoors-Scenic-Seascapes-SunsetsShoot:Defending Our Oceans Tour in MexicoThe Greenpeace vessel 'MY Esperanza' is currently in the 'World's Aquarium' on the Gulf of California, Mexico as part of the Defending Our Oceans Tour. This area is renowned for its rich marine life and has huge economic benefit for the whole of Mexico, bringing nearly five million tourists and providing half the countries fish supply. Pressure from destructive fishing, pollution and uncontrolled tourism development are threatening life in the Aquarium. One of the focuses for this part of the tour is the plight of the world's most endangered porpoise - the vaquita. Greenpeace are calling for a network of marine reserves to be introduced globally in order to control fishing and protect endangered species.