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Category Archives: Wildlife

Sex and the Single Whale

by Todos Santos Eco Adventures The sexual revolution may have reached humans in the fairly recent past, but the gray whales in the lagoons of Baja California Sur have been … Continue reading

March 12, 2013 · 2 Comments

3 Perfect Days in Todos Santos: The Nature Lover’s Guide

by Todos Santos Eco Adventures Nature Lover’s Day One: Desert Triple Waterfall Adventure and Surfing/Stand Up Paddle Boarding Start off the day with a lovely walk through a desert canyon … Continue reading

January 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

3 Perfect Days in Todos Santos: The Weekender’s Guide

by Todos Santos Eco Adventures While most of the pleasures of Todos Santos are accessible throughout the entire week, the weekend does hold a few special treats that make it … Continue reading

January 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Whale Tale

This memoir by Blair Batson was first published in Janice Kinne’s Journal del Pacifico I came down to Baja one February to escape the cold grey of Oregon and hang … Continue reading

December 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Swimming with Whale Sharks in the Sea of Cortez

This article by Todos Santos Eco Adventures was published in the Spring 2012 issue of Janice Kinne’s Journal del Pacifico. If you sift back through the catalog of parental admonitions … Continue reading

March 30, 2012 · 6 Comments

Baby Love: Scorpion Motherhood and Family Values

by Todos Santos Eco Adventures What do scorpions have in common with humans? Unlike most of their fellow arachnids and invertebrates but very much like humans, scorpions are viviparous, i.e., … Continue reading

May 12, 2011 · Leave a comment

Souls in the Sea

by Todos Santos Eco Adventures Scott Taylor, founder of the Australia-based Cetacean Studies Institute, wrote a magnificent book in 2003 titled Souls in the Sea: Dolphins, Whales and Human Destiny. … Continue reading

October 7, 2010 · Leave a comment

Why Worry About Wildlife

NDRC on preserving wildlife

July 25, 2010 · Leave a comment

Getting to Know the Neighbors: California Sea Lions

by Todos Santos Eco Adventures The California Sea Lion (Zalophus californianus) is one of the most sociable and fun-loving marine mammals around, and they love to congregate in large colonies of … Continue reading

July 21, 2010 · Leave a comment

What a Wonderful Bird is the Pelican

A wonderful bird is a pelican,
His bill will hold more than his belican.
He can take in his beak
Food enough for a week;
But I’m damned if I see how the helican.

June 30, 2010 · 1 Comment