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Whale Shark La Paz – Season 2019/20

Whale Shark La Paz – Season 2019/20

Whale Shark La Paz Season 2019/20 Article by Katia Silva, Marine Biologist and Guide at Cabo Trek Whale sharks, the largest fish in the world, are actually a harmless filter-feeding species of shark, only 3 species of sharks are filter feeders including whale sharks,...

The survival of the sea turtles

The survival of the sea turtles

The survival of the sea turtles Article by Katia Silva, Marine Biologist and Guide at Cabo Trek The waters of Baja California Sur provide some of the richest biological grounds in México. Sea turtles once occurred in large numbers, feeding on abundant algae, sea...

Cabo San Lucas Wildlife

Cabo San Lucas Wildlife

Marine wildlife in Baja Article by Katia Silva, Marine Biologist and Guide at Cabo Trek. If you love nature and ecotourism and want to see one of natural history’s great spectacles, then visit Baja California Sur the middle of December to middle of April . This season...

Plastic Pollution in Cabo San Lucas

Plastic Pollution in Cabo San Lucas

Plastic Pollution in Cabo San Lucas Article by Niklas Manger Last August with the hurricane John thousands of kilos of plastic were washed up on the shores of Cabo San Lucas. A big part of it came down from the inland, washed out through the floods in the mountains...

Snorkeling in Cabo with Mobula Mantas

Snorkeling in Cabo with Mobula Mantas

Giant School of Mobula Rays in Los Cabos Article by Katia Silva, Marine Biologist and Guide at Cabo Trek A comprehensive study of the DNA of the rays that were known as mantas and mobulas (or devil rays), has seen the taxonomic reclassification of mantas into the...

Whale Shark Season 2018

Whale Shark Season 2018

Whale Shark Season Article by Katia Silva, Marine Biologist and Guide at Cabo Trek The whale shark  is a popular focal species in the marine tourism industry. However, the ancestry of this shark goes back to the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods 245-65 million...