A wounded dolphin that washed ashore off the South Road Properties area in Cebu City last Saturday night died from its injuries Monday night.
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key on Tuesday dismissed concerns about allowing oil exploration in waters set aside to protect the world's rarest dolphin as "mumbo jumbo". The Maui's dolphin, the world's smallest and rarest sub-species, is found only in shallow waters off the North Island of New Zealand, with scientists estimating there are only about 50 left. A large marine sanctuary has been ...
Conservation Minister Nick Smith is standing by his statement that not a single Maui's Dolphin has been sighted inside an area opened up by the Government for oil drilling.
Conservation Minister Nick Smith has admitted there could have been sightings of Maui?s Dolphins in areas opened for oil and gas exploration, but denies he misled Parliament.
A dolphin seen often in the Slidell area was found dead Sunday.
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