The otherworldly Indus river dolphin is one of only four species of river dolphins left in the world, and its numbers are falling fast in the Pakistani waterways it calls home. ?The link between the construction of the irrigation barges and depletion of river flow matched very well with the timing and the geographic pattern of dolphin disappearance and was even linked with the speed of ...
Property owners along Alimosho Street, Dolphin Estate, Lagos, have lamented the demolition of their shops, describing the development as unjust. Some of the affected people said the demolition by a task force made up of officials of the Ikoyi-Obalende Local Council Development Area, Kick Against Indiscipline and armed policemen came despite several appeals for more... [Read More...]
Two dolphin art works, which are part of a popular project in Aberdeen, are vandalised.
A Co Tyrone fisherman has said he was shocked to find a Dolphin in the River Foyle in Strabane.
The Indus River dolphin's habitat is shrinking because of irrigation dams that divide up the river into sections, new research suggests. "It is river habitat fragmentation by dams, and removal of river water for irrigation, that has caused the massive range decline of the Indus River freshwater dolphin," Gill Braulik, a cetacean specialist at the Wildlife Conservation Society in Tanzania and ...
An exhausted baby dolphin that washed up along a Florida coast is now recovering, officials said.
Dolphin attacks on porpoises in Cardigan Bay have left marine scientists scratching their heads.
Dolphin attacks on porpoises in Cardigan Bay leave marine scientists scratching their heads.
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