A dead dolphin has been found in Bangladesh's protected Sundarbans delta following an oil spill which has spread over several hundred square kilometres, heightening fears for the area's rare wildlife. The Dhaka Tribune newspaper published a photo of the mammal on Sunday, saying it was found floating in a canal off the Shela river where a crashed tanker has leaked thousands of litres of oil. It ...
It's a boy.
The male Risso's dolphin, which is estimated to be about one year old, is in critical but stable condition.
By Letitia Stein TAMPA, Fla. (Reuters) - A dolphin was lethally shot by a hunting arrow in the northern Gulf of Mexico, the second violent killing of the protected animal in recent weeks, federal authorities said on Monday. The dolphin, with a yellow-feathered arrow embedded in its side, washed ashore on Orange Beach, Alabama, over the weekend, according to a news release from the National ...
The dolphin that washed up on a San Pedro beach yesterday and was taken to SeaWorld for rehab is still in critical condition, but is showing signs of improvement.
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