Nepal’s endangered river dolphins return

The first study in two decades of the Ganges river dolphins in Nepal estimates that the numbers of the endangered species have increased to about 50 individuals. This is an improvement over the two dozen sightings recorded in the 1990s.

Sci Dev Net

Last updated on 11 December 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
India
Nepal
Region: 
Asia
Species: 
Platanista gangetica
Species group: 
Marine mammals