The Irrawaddy dolphin, considered sacred to many people in Cambodia and Laos, is at high risk of dying out altogether.
If you see a whale, dolphin, porpoise or sea turtle, the Vancouver Aquarium wants to know. The aquarium?s sightings network has a hotline set up at 1-866-I-SAW-ONE, for people to call whenever they spot a resident cetacean.
Ask Outer Banks visitors and residents alike to name their favorite local species of wild animal and it is almost certain to prompt two responses that far outnumber all the rest combined: the fabled wild ponies that roam Currituck County and the beloved dolphins that call the sounds and coastal waters of the Outer Banks home.
Tourists who visit Hollywood are often disappointed when they discover that the celebrities they love aren't exactly walking up and down the street.
PHNOM PENH (dpa) ? The population of critically endangered Irrawaddy dolphins in the Mekong River is set to fall by 3 per cent per year unless the Cambodian government takes urgent action, environmental group WWF warned Wednesday. Surveys conducted between 2007-10 indicated a decline in numbers to just 85, WWF said in a statement released in Geneva. ''Evidence is strong that very few young ...
Blue Dolphin Energy Company , an independent oil and gas company with operations in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and the North Sumatra Basin in offshore Indonesia, today announced financial results for the three and six month periods ended June 30, 2011.
THE IRISH Whale and Dolphin Group says ?valuable scientific and educational opportunities? will be lost if the sperm whale which died on a Co Waterford beach at the weekend is incinerated.
With posters going up and a two-and-a-half minute long promotional trailer playing in theaters worldwide, interest is building for the Sept. 23 release of "Dolphin Tale" in theaters.
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