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Dolphin Group Study Produces Taxonomic Clarity And A New Member
2014-08-04 03:40:27

Scientists examining a taxonomically confused group of marine mammals have officially named a species new to science: the Australian humpback dolphin, Sousa sahulensis

Dolphins Give Each Other Names Through Mimicry
2013-03-08 13:58:52

Dolphins are one of the more majestic creatures in the animal kingdom. Their grace under water and their humanesque behaviors have led many to believe that these underwater animals can even have healing and soothing effects on the ill. And continued research is finding even more new and interesting things about these intelligent mammals.

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2010-02-04 10:11:26

Extensive commercial fishing endangers dolphin populations in the Mediterranean.

2009-03-27 06:00:00

The world's first conference on marine protected areas for marine mammals MAUI, Hawaii, March 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The conservation of the world's most iconic ocean species, whales and dolphins, is to take a step forward next week with the launch of the first conference on protected areas for marine mammals.

2008-12-17 05:00:00

An animal welfare problem of major proportions has been uncovered in a new report by WDCS, the Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society. PLYMOUTH, Mass., Dec.

2008-09-17 09:00:31

Text of report in English by Taiwanese Central News Agency website [By Elizabeth Hsu] Taipei, Sept.

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2006-01-22 13:15:00

Some might think the closest you can get to eco-tourism in Hong Kong is watching a shark's fin floating in a bowl of soup. But travelers who are tired of crowded sidewalks and gleaming skyscrapers don't need to go far to find a natural wonder: dolphins that are as pink as bubble gum.

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2005-06-09 06:45:00

Almost 1,000 whales, dolphins and porpoises die daily in fishing nets and urgent changes are needed in trawling methods to save nine populations under immediate threat, conservation group WWF said on Thursday. The accidental catching of cetacea in fishing gear is one of the gravest global threats to marine mammals.


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