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Whale Sanctuary of El Vizcaino (UNESCO/NHK)

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Whale Sanctuary of El Vizcaino (UNESCO/NHK)
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Located in the central part of the peninsula of Baja California, the sanctuary contains some exceptionally interesting ecosystems. The coastal lagoons of Ojo de Liebre and San Ignacio are important reproduction and wintering sites for the grey whale, harbour seal, California sea lion, northern elephant-seal and blue whale. The lagoons are also home to four species of the endangered marine turtle. Source: UNESCO TV / © NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai URL: https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/554/
Publication date: Tuesday, 26 March 2013
Author: NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
Copyright: © NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
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Whale Sanctuary of El Vizcaino
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