Saving our dugongs

A conservation project to protect the dugongs from a high risk of extinction in the future will commence in September 2015 with the support of a group of environmental organizations, despite the fact that not many people know what a dugong is or why the species needs to be protected.

Ceylon Today

Last updated on 31 August 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Sri Lanka
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Species: 
Dugong dugon
Species group: 
Marine mammals