Once nearly hunted to extinction, the Eastern Pacific Gray Whale is back from the brink due to a programme to protect it involving a local community.

Nearly a thousand calves have been born in the warm waters of San Ignacio Lagoon in Mexico in the few months since the initiative began.

Al Jazeera's David Mercer visited a breeding ground in Baha, California to find out more.

 

Source: Al Jazeera