Dolphin campaigners are commending Nick Smith?s proposal announced today which would extend the protection for Maui?s, the world?s rarest and smallest marine dolphins. Maui?s dolphins are found only here in New Zealand.
Government research into disease and the effects of pollution on the Maui's dolphin would go further to preserve the species than extending the set net ban, a commercial fishing industry spokesman says.
The New Zealand Government?s continued delays to protect Maui?s dolphin moves the species closer to extinction, says Greenpeace. The Government?s long overdue threat management plan for Maui?s dolphin was this afternoon re-opened for another round of public consultation, a year and a half after it first started discussions on increasing protection when a population estimate revealed numbers had ...
Conservation groups say a new government proposal to help the world's rarest marine dolphin, Maui's dolphin, is inadequate and will not save the species from extinction. Conservation Minister Dr Nick Smith has proposed a 350 square...
Count of dead rises to 18 in Md. since July 1, 333 along East Coast Scientists believe a virus similar to measles in humans is responsible for an accelerating die-off in bottlenose dolphins along the Mid-Atlantic coast.
TOKYO (AP) ? Former Guns N' Roses drummer Matt Sorum was in a remote Japanese fishing village Monday to protest against its annual dolphin hunt.
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The Minister of Conservation, Nick Smith, today released a new proposal for greater protection of the Maui?s dolphin off the Taranaki coast.
A dolphin is being monitored by a marine rescue charity after swimming miles up the River Dee in Flintshire.
Auckland, 6 September, 2013 ? The New Zealand Government?s continued delays to protect Maui?s dolphin moves the species closer to extinction, says Greenpeace.
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