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Aim to increase population of Ganges River dolphin by 2030: NMCG

October 05, 2019 10:40 pm

The current total population of the Gangetic Dolphin stands between 2500 to 3000, out of which more than 80 per cent inhabit the Ganga and its tributaries.

Humpback dolphin carcass washes ashore at Juhu

February 24, 2018 6:25 am

The dolphin was first spotted on the beach by morning joggers and fishermen who then contacted officials of the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM).

India's first dolphin community reserve to come up in Bengal

October 09, 2015 12:24 pm

Forest department officials said they would also conduct a census to estimate the population of dolphins, India's national aquatic animal.

Two days later, dolphin gets stranded once again in Amba river near Alibaug

July 03, 2015 3:49 pm

Rescue operations using kayaks are currently on at the spot.

Alibaug: Now, dolphin gets stranded in Amba river

July 02, 2015 1:41 am

8-foot Indo-Pacific humpbacked dolphin stuck in shallow water at Nagothane; rescue efforts on.

Dolphin Deaths: Forest dept seeks help of Goa institute to unravel mystery

June 19, 2015 2:51 am

Interestingly, the forest department has also written to the Mumbai police commissioner to look into the matter.

Find of the century: A new river dolphin in Brazil

January 28, 2014 3:24 pm

The discovery of the dolphin species "Inia araguaiaensis" was announced earlier this week

Now,a device to communicate with dolphins

May 26, 2012 11:59 am

Scientists have developed speaker device which help one talk with these remarkably intelligent mammals

After spate of marine deaths,experts urge state to carry out detailed study of Konkan waters

April 14, 2012 3:08 am

Even as another marine death was reported along the Konkan coast this week,experts have urged the state to take up a detailed study of the marine biodiversity of Konkan waters and assess how it can be conserved.

Experts question nod to Assam distillery,term it a threat to river dolphin

August 16, 2010 12:42 am

The permission for setting up a distillery at Rampur in Kamrup district,about 30 km west of Guwahati,has raked up a controversy...


Dolphin gets stranded in Amba river

July 02, 2015 9:33 am

8-foot Indo-Pacific humpbacked dolphin stuck in shallow water at Nagothane; rescue efforts on.


Humpback dolphins spotted near Bandra-Worli Sea Link

January 21, 2019 3:41 pm

The spotting of dolphins near the Mumbai coast has recently increased. A pod of Humpback Dolphins was spotted between near the Bandra-Worli sea link on Sunday.