Sailing with the spirits of John Steinbeck and Ed Ricketts on a new voyage of discovery around Baja California

Thanks to our sponsors and supporters:

Hopkins Marine Station of Stanford University
Instituto Nacional de Ecologia, Mexico

Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas del Noroeste, La Paz, Baja California Sur
The San Diego Natural History Museum's binational environmental education program PROBEA
The Steinbeck Fellows Program and the Martha Heasley Cox Center for Steinbeck Studies at San Jose State University
The California Center for Ocean Science Excellence at the Lawrence Hall of Science, University of California, Berkeley

Ocean Foundation
International Community Foundation
Walton Family Foundation

The Nature Conservancy
Ji Ji Foundation
Martha Heasley Cox
Meg Caldwell & Bob Williams
David & Carol Malnick
Monterey Peninsula Stanford Club

Richard Horton
Gary Freedman
Peter Dentice
Pebble Beach Foundation

Whole Foods
West Marine
North Coast Brewing Co.

Bob Baker and Epic Wines
O'Neill's wetsuits of Santa Cruz
Peets Coffee of Santa Cruz
Susan Weismuller
Cindi Pfost
Coronet Foods
Karlen's Deli


Baja California & The Sea of Cortez
Image provided by SeaWiFS Project
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center


The Western Flyer:
the fishing boat that John Steinbeck
and Ed Ricketts took to
the Sea of Cortez.
photo courtesy Bob Enea.


The Gus-D:
the fishing boat we will take
back to the Sea of Cortez.


Sea of Cortez:
A Leisurely Journal of Travel and Research


The Log from the Sea of Cortez