It’s international Save the Vaquita Day! These tiny porpoises are the smallest of any whale/dolphin/porpoise, and there may be 50 or fewer of them left. Here are (possibly) all of the vaquitas in the world:
Let’s put that into some meaningful perspective. That’s just 3.8 times the total number of movies in The Land Before Time franchise.
There are twice as many people in the US Senate than there are vaquitas:
And there are nearly 100 times more people in the US with the last name “Shark”.
Read more about the vaquita from the Center for Biological Diversity and the WWF, and spread the word about this amazing species before it goes the way of the less fortunate dinosaurs.