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An escape to Mexico’s remote Revillagigedo Islands offers a sorely needed lesson in embracing the unexpected.
Nola Schoder takes a magical liveaboard trip to the unique ecosystem of the Revillagigedo (aka Socorro) Islands…
UC Davis shark-tagging research helps make North America’s biggest marine protected area seven times larger.
Source: Welcome to shark park
The past couple weeks have brought major news about two important new marine reserves. On November 24, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto signed a decree creating the Revillagigedo Archipelago National Park, protecting nearly 150,000 square kilometers (close to 58,000 square miles) from all fishing and extractive activities. It is said to be the largest ocean reserve ever created by Mexico.
Pew Bertarelli Ocean Legacy Project Welcomes Mexico’s Largest Fully Protected Marine Reserve; Pew Trust
The Pew Bertarelli Ocean Legacy Project applauds today’s historic move by Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, who signed a decree creating the Revillagigedo Archipelago National Park—protecting 148,087 square kilometers (57,176 square miles) from all forms of fishing and extractive activities.
Sharks, whales and other big-animal thrills are waiting for divers at Mexico’s Revillagigedo Archipelago, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.