Dead dugong raises concerns over fishing practices in Great Barrier Reef

Lacerations and scratches on animal found north of Townsville suggest entanglement with fishing net or line, say researchers

The Guardian

Last updated on 01 July 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Australia
Region: 
Oceania
South Pacific
Threats: 
Bycatch
Species: 
Dugong dugon
Species group: 
Marine mammals