If you are looking to swim with dolphins and live a multisensory maritime experience on a transparent kayak, Nature Connection is for you.
Scientists in seven countries will collect data to increase understanding of health and welfare of cetaceans in professional care.
The group of cetaceans is comprised of whales (Mysticeti), dolphins and porpoises (Odontocetes). There is a third subgroup that includes those species that gave rise to the existing cetaceans, extinct today, the Archaeoceti. Learn more about this family!
Stranding is an event in which one or more marine mammals arrive to the coast line, whether dead or alive, showing an inability to return to deep waters in which they can move. Discover how to help them!
On March 22 of each year, the World Water Day is celebrated with the purpose of informing the population of the importance of the water for life on the planet.
Down syndrome is a disability caused by a genetic alteration known medically as trisomy 21. A person's cells typically contain 23 pairs of chromosomes; this anomaly occurs when an extra chromosome, or a fragment of the same, is present in pair 21. This causes effects in the course of the development of the person, which is reflected in physical and cognitive characteristics.
Dolphins are mammals that have a very thick layer of fat under their skin, which runs through most of their body. In addition to contributing to the constitution and shape of the body, this layer performs the functions of regulating the internal temperature, providing a secondary source of energy and protecting internal organs from blows or wounds caused by predators.
On 20 December 2013, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 3 March, the day of signature of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, best known as World Wildlife Day to celebrate and raise awareness of the world’s wild animals and plants, although in some places it is known as World Nature Conservation Day.
There are only 30 Vaquitas in the world… Now is time to save them! Join this campaign and, along with the AMHMAR, help us relocate these amazing mammals from the Gulf of Baja California and give them unique opportunities for reproduction and survival.
Stranding are events in which one or more individuals of marine mammals reach the shore line, either living or dead, or are located in surrounding shallow waters, showing an inability to fend for themselves to return to deep water.