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Sea of Cortez

For the Man Who Jumped Into the Sea to Save a Dying Whale

Sourav Roy | Posted 06.21.2014 | Green
Sourav Roy

Michael's jump into the Sea of Cortez to save Valentina was symbolic of his frustration at the current situation that these majestic animals face, his way of appealing to all of us to do our bit and speak up for the whales to our appropriate agencies and governments.

6 Best Beach Workouts in Cabo San Lucas

Alison Lewis | Posted 09.21.2013 | Travel
Alison Lewis

Head to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, for a fitness heaven plus the ultimate in beauty and pure relaxation. On a recent trip I was amazed at the abundant beachside options where I could work out along one of the most beautiful and pristine bodies of water in the world -- the Sea of Cortez.

PHOTOS: Blue Whale Encounters in the Sea of Cortez

Sandra Larriva | Posted 05.23.2013 | Green
Sandra Larriva

At first, your eyes wander near and far in an attempt to take in the enormity of the creature. Then, a voice in your head screams, having realized that you're in the presence of the largest animal that's ever lived.

Wild Adventures In Baja California

Lindblad Expeditions | Posted 04.27.2013 | Travel
Lindblad Expeditions

Just south of the international border in Mexico, the Sonoran Desert stretches to meet the Sea of Cortez. Remote springs and oases provide relief to an arid landscape of cactus and mountains, bordered by coastal wetlands and an ocean teaming with wildlife.

PHOTOS: A Wild Trip To The Sea Of Cortez

Lindblad Expeditions | Posted 07.29.2012 | Travel
Lindblad Expeditions

An impromptu trip to the Sea of Cortez finds wildlife galore.

Watching Whales Off Of Los Cabos

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 04.24.2012 | Travel
Dr. Irene S. Levine

Two enormous whales breached and slammed down on their sides. I thought the boat might capsize as we all got up from our seats, angling for unobstructed views.

PHOTOS: Colorado College Researchers Go 'Source To Sea'

Posted 01.31.2012 | Denver

After 110 days of paddling and hiking, two recent Colorado College graduates have completed a "source to sea" journey of the entire Colorado River. T...

Source To Sea: Researchers Traverse Entire Colo. River

Posted 01.08.2012 | Denver

In what must be one of the most sought-after field research projects in the West, Will Stauffer-Norris and Zak Podmore, two Colorado College alumni, a...

Boat Accident In Mexico Leaves 7 US Citizens Missing, 1 Dead

AP | MARIANA MARTINEZ AND PAUL ELIAS | Posted 09.04.2011 | Los Angeles

SAN FELIPE, Mexico — They are fathers, fiances and experienced fishermen. The seven U.S. tourists still missing two days after their boat capsi...

U.S. Tourists Feared Dead From Capsized Boat

AP | MARIANA MARTINEZ | Posted 09.03.2011 | World

TIJUANA, Mexico — American tourists on an annual July 4 fishing trip were plunged into the Gulf of California in the middle of the night after a...

PHOTOS: Incredible Wildlife From The Sea Of Cortez

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From WiLDCOAST: CABO PULMO, Mexico - By the 1990s, decades of overfishing the waters of the Sea of Cortez left the coral reef at Cabo Pulmo, in the E...