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 ...
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 ...
Kolkata, Dec 29 (IANS) The West Bengal forest department is all set to conduct a state-wide census of the endangered Gangetic dolphins and is awaiting the release of central funds, an official said Monday.
A 7-day-old dolphin calf died late Friday evening, becoming the second calf to die this month at Brookfield Zoo, officials said.
A second bottlenose dolphin has been born within the last month to an adult dolphin at the Brookfield Zoo, zoo officials announced Thursday.
A dolphin was killed with a hunting arrow and washed up in Alabama, the second recent violent death of the protected animal, federal authorities said.
A male dolphin died shortly after being born at Brookfield Zoo on Friday, zoo officials said.
It's a boy.
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