Hong Kong’s pink dolphins could disappear due to airport expansion and bridge construction

Future of the Chinese white dolphins — also called pink dolphins — in Hong Kong waters could be severely imperiled. Proposed expansion of the Hong Kong airport and ongoing construction of a new bridge from Hong Kong to Macau could be a “nail in the coffin” for the dolphins, conservationists say.

Mongabay

Last updated on 01 December 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Asia
Species: 
Sousa chinensis
Species group: 
Marine mammals