The worlds’ cetaceans are under real pressure - some on the brink of extinction

The critically endangered vaquita of the Gulf of California with a population of between 10 and 22 individuals

Over 300 cetacean scientists has recently written an open letter about the current situation for the worlds cetaceans. The letter tell us that the cetaceans are under increasing pressure from human activities, and that more than fifty percent of the living 90 cetacean spices now have a concerning conservation status as pointed out in the article “What