Published On: Fri, Jul 18th, 2014

Dams killing off Indus river dolphin populations

Dams killing off Indus river dolphin populations | The Westside Story

The freshwater dolphins live in the lower part of the Indus River, which is in Pakistan. The species is endangered, with only around 1,100 dolphins remaining in the world. The mammals are confined to a 750-mile stretch of the river, and are also divided into isolated populations due to six barrages.

Dams killing off Indus river dolphin populations

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