A dolphin was found dead at the shore of a town in Camarines Sur province in Bicol last weekend, a television report said early Tuesday.
For ten weeks in 1965, Margaret Howe, 23, lived day and night, with Peter, a bottlenose dolphin, in a villa on the U.S. Virgin Islands as part of an experiment.
New Zealand on Wednesday dismissed a call from top marine scientists to better protect a rare dolphin, saying existing safeguards for the creature dubbed "the hobbit of the sea" were sufficient. The International Whaling Commission's (IWC) scientific committee, representing more than 200 marine experts, has warned that the Maui's dolphin will become extinct unless fishing is banned in its ...
Marine scientists have urged New Zealand to step up efforts to save the world's rarest dolphin, saying only a few dozen Maui's dolphins remain and immediate action is needed to prevent their extinction. The Maui's dolphin, dubbed "the hobbit of the sea" and found only in shallow waters off the North Island's west coast, is listed as critically endangered, and the International Whaling Commission ...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) ? A dolphin that lived in a canal in a neighborhood north of Lake Pontchartrain has died, possibly because recent rains made the water too fresh for his health.
The Conservation Minister has come under attack for not doing enough to save the critically endangered Maui's dolphin.
The situation for New Zealand?s highly endangered Maui?s dolphin is dire, and the Government is making it worse by opening up more of their habitat to petroleum exploration and drilling, the Green Party said today.
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