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    08/25/12 PHNOM PENH: The Cambodian government on Friday said it will limit fishing in a zone in the Mekong River to protect critically endangered freshwater dolphins. The Irrawaddy dolphin conservation area will cover a 180-kilometre-long stretch of river from eastern Kratie province to the border with Laos, the government said after the measure was approved in the weekly cabinet meeting.

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    • Jessica Neilson

      Help Save the Irrawaddy Dolphin! PETITION @ http://forcechange.com/127437/protect-rare-river-dolphin/?utm_source=ForceChange+Newsletterutm_campaign=da603da832-NL4586_11_2014utm_medium=emailutm_term=0_600a6911b9-da603da832-295933193

    • Tona Keeling

      An Irrawaddy dolphin (Orcaella Brevirostris) at Koh Kon Sat on the Mekong River during a dolphin population research project conducted by WWF Cambodia's Mekong Dolphin Conservation Project. Pollution in has pushed the freshwater dolphins to the brink of e

    • Klaus Germann Dr.

      Just 85 Irrawaddy dolphins survive today in a small stretch of the Mekong River in Cambodia. And now, they are being threatened by a newly dam Project.

    • Ivonne Teoh

      TOTALLY ADORABLE!!! Irrawaddy dolphin (Orcaella brevirostris), a rare species of freshwater dolphin. Look at that smile! <3

    • Lynda Taffi

      08/25/12 PHNOM PENH: The Cambodian government on Friday said it will limit fishing in a zone in the Mekong River to protect critically endangered freshwater dolphins. The Irrawaddy dolphin conservation area will cover a 180-kilometre-long stretch of river from eastern Kratie province to the border with Laos, the government said after the measure was approved in the weekly cabinet meeting.

    • H. Coetzee

      Irrawaddy dolphin - a rare species of freshwater dolphin that is highly vulnerable to extinction due to pollution, dams, and diversions in the rivers it calls home.

    • VERO ABEL Henry Véronique

      WWF - Mekong River dolphin death reduces Lao population to five http://wwf.panda.org/wwf_news/?uNewsID=243737&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+wwf/news+(WWF+-+News)

    • James W Farley

      Help WWF Save Dolphins and Other Species Around the World - Only 85 Irrawaddy dolphins survive today in a small stretch of the Mekong River in Cambodia. And those few are being threatened by a newly proposed dam. The clock is ticking. Construction of the Don Sahong Dam is scheduled to begin later this year. We must act now.

    • Karen Kay

      Help save the Irrawaddy dolphin Irrawaddy DolphinFernando Trujillo / WWF The newly proposed Don Sahong Dam could herald the extinction of the rare and revered Mekong Irrawaddy dolphins. Today, just 85 survive in a small stretch of the Mekong River

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