Back from the brink of extinction: How the Gangetic dolphins made a comeback

On the verge of extinction, recent spotting of Gangetic dolphins in the state’s river system has brought cheer to scientists, forest officers and environmentalists.

Hindustan Times

Last updated on 14 February 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Bangladesh
India
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Poisoning
Pollution
Bycatch
Species: 
Platanista gangetica gangetica
Species group: 
Marine mammals