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Re-claiming the Gulf in Baja California
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In the America's with David Yetman

Re-claiming the Gulf in Baja California

Season 9 Episode 907

Only a few decades ago, Baja California was mostly unknown to the outside world. But crowds and developers have discovered this area and arrived in droves, threatening the very features that make the peninsula such an unusual place. Meanwhile, overharvesting in the Gulf of California has caused fish stocks to plummet and threatened the entire ecosystem.

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