A dead dolphin, likely to be a critically endangered Maui?s was found yesterday by a recreational fisher at Glinks Gully, 15 kilometres south of Dargaville, within the North Island West Coast Marine Mammal Sanctuary. "I am saddened by this reported Maui?s dolphin death because with an estimated population of just 55 adults, the loss of even one of these mammals puts at further risk the survival ...
A dead dolphin found yesterday by a recreational fisher is suspected to be a critically endangered Maui's.
Conservation Minister Nick Smith says it is likely a dolphin found dead in Northland is one of just 55 adult Maui's dolphins.
Early indications show that a critically endangered Maui's dolphin found dead in Northland died of natural causes.
There has been a recent spate of articles claiming that dolphins are ?thugs? and ?dumber than chickens.? Not only do these articles read as though they were written by high school troublemakers, but they also make false claims and disseminate misleading information that is at odds with current scientific understandings of dolphin and animal cognition.
In recent years, the dolphin drives that corral hundreds of animals into the cove in Taiji, Japan, have been separated into two phases. The first occurs in early September, when bottlenose dolphins are captured alive for sale to aquariums, but none are slaughtered. This is followed by the regular season of massacre, which lasts until April, when a mixture of dolphins and small whales is ...
A dead dolphin, likely to be a critically endangered Maui's, was found floating in a marine mammal reserve yesterday.A recreational fisher made the gruesome discovery, 15 kilometres south of Dargaville, within the North Island West...
A PADDLEBOARDER saved the life of a beached dolphin in Poole Harbour yesterday morning after noticing it was in distress.
Well known dolphin is believed to have died, ending a sad life of dependency and isolation.
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