Dolphin census

UP govt to conduct Gangetic dolphin survey from Oct 5-8

A survey of the Gangetic dolphin, covering 3,350 km stretch of major rivers including Ganga and Yamuna, will be conducted soon by the UP government, with an aim to ascertain vital information about the endangered animal's population and devise a plan for its conservation.

Sep 29, 2015, 20:07 PM IST

Number of dolphins in Chambal rises

The number of dolphins in Chambal river had increased from 66 to 71, while the species did not show up in the Son and Ken rivers in Madhya Pradesh, according to a census conducted by the state forest department.

Jun 22, 2015, 17:59 PM IST