Aquaculture gives endangered totoaba a fighting chance

James Wright

Illegal fishing and China’s demand for maws have pushed one of Mexico’s signature fishes – and with it the vaquita porpoise – to the brink of extinction The totoaba, endemic to Mexico’s Sea of Cortez, is listed as a critically endangered species. Aquaculture presents a hope for the species as farming and fishery enhancement efforts start…

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  • James Wright

    James Wright

    Editorial Manager
    Global Aquaculture Alliance
    Portsmouth, NH, USA