[MARMAM] Read the e-book “Vaquita” for free this summer!
jhawse at islandpress.org
Mon Jun 29 06:50:44 PDT 2020
>From June 29 – July 7, Island Press is offering the e-book Vaquita: Science, Politics, and Crime in the Sea of Cortez<https://islandpress.org/books/vaquita> by Brooke Bessesen<https://islandpress.org/author/brooke-bessesen> for free. This conservation detective story examines the world’s most endangered marine mammal, the vaquita. Living in Mexico’s Upper Gulf region, the “panda of the sea” has seen its numbers drastically reduced in the past several decades. Who is to blame? Brooke Bessesen takes us on a journey to uncover the story. She interviews townspeople, fishermen, scientists, and activists, teasing apart a complex story filled with villains and heroes, a story whose outcome is unclear. In this fast-paced, soul-searing tale, Brooke learns that there are no easy answers when extinction is profitable.
If you’d like to dive deeper into the subject we have a webinar<https://islandpress.org/videos/webinar-saving-vaquita> and study/reader’s guide<https://islandpress.box.com/s/1qpf5nqu4n55praq31970lokwr7fc6vx> available as well.
Read Vaquita<https://islandpress.org/books/vaquita>, for free, now till July 7. Please share this with your network far and wide! Together, we can spread the word about this vulnerable species before it’s too late.
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