Saving the Ocean

Saving The Ocean with Carl Safina
Episode 1: Destination Baja
Featuring Pachico's Eco Tours
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The following links may be of interest to you in learning more about the Mayoral family and their intimate relationship with the gray whales and San Ignacio Lagoon. Pachico Mayoral and his family have been the subject of, and have contributed to, many magazine articles, documentaries, books, and films over the years.


Clicking on these links will take you out of Pachico's Eco Tours Website

Watching Whales Watching Us – New York Times Magazine
The gray whales of San Ignacio Lagoon along with Pachico are featured in this New York Times Magazine cover story.

Giants of San Ignacio Lagoon: Close Encounters with the Pacific Gray Whale
Adventurers Gary and Monica Wescott of The Turtle Expedition wrote about their experience in San Ignacio Lagoon with Pachico's Eco Tours in this Trailer Life Magazine article.

Ocean Oasis
The IMAX film Ocean Oasis, winner at both the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival and the International Wildscreen Film Festival, features the gray whales and Pachico. The film is a main feature at the San Diego Natural History Museum's giant-screen theater. Now available on DVD, through your local library, and you can watch it on your local PBS channel.