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  1. Attempt to identify ill dolphin

    Posted Aug 13th 2003, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... Library photographs of protected species are being examined in an attempt to identify the Chinese white dolphin that was rescued last week after beaching in Sai Kung. Scientists from the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department have been comparing photographs of the female dolphin with others in their archives. Since the dolphin was taken to Ocean Park on Saturday for medical ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/424590/attempt-identify-ill-dolphin
  2. Dolphin dies off polluted Tsuen Wan

    Posted Sep 20th 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... An adult female Chinese white dolphin died yesterday off the polluted shore of Tsuen Wan, making it the 12th to die this year. The death came a month after a failed effort to save another white dolphin rescued off Sai Kung. Last year, there were seven deaths; in 2001 eight died. The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department said it was concerned whenever a white dolphin ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/428457/dolphin-dies-polluted-tsuen-wan
  3. Dolphin-watching free-for-all threatens rare species

    Posted Aug 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chaotic dolphin-watching activities in Hong Kong waters are threatening the future of the endangered species. Hundreds of boats, eager to cash in on surging interest in eco-tourism, have ... a licensing system to stop aggressive tour operators. According to the department's statistics, the number of visitors to the marine park for dolphin watching increased sevenfold from about 1,200 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/423723/dolphin-watching-free-all-threatens-rare-species
  4. Stranded dolphin gets round-the-clock care

    Posted Aug 10th 2003, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... A Chinese white dolphin was under intensive care and 24-hour watch at Ocean Park last night after it was found beached in a Sai Kung marine park - the first live stranding of the protected ... to swim properly and we have to hold it in water and help it balance for breathing,' Mr Hung said. 'We believe the dolphin was abandoned by its family group because it had health ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/424350/stranded-dolphin-gets-round-clock-care
  5. Radio-tagging risks infecting dolphins

    Posted Jul 20th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It is with grave concern that I read in the South China Morning Post ('Pact agreed to help save dolphins', June 3) of a plan to capture and radio-tag humpback (or Chinese white) dolphins in the Pearl River. Several years ago, proposals were tabled by a scientist working on behalf of the Hong Kong government to conduct a biopsy sampling project (involving firing darts ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/422189/radio-tagging-risks-infecting-dolphins
  6. White dolphins in protecting hands

    Posted Nov 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Huang Ruixi Jenny Cheng Cheuk-man has the face of a seafarer- weathered by the wind, sun and rain she endures while taking people to see Chinese white dolphins off Lantau. She is also someone who obviously believes in the value of her job and tries to help people understand the importance of protecting the environment and endangered dolphins. 'I love the job because ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/435693/white-dolphins-protecting-hands
  7. Fish meal for saved dolphin

    Posted Aug 11th 2003, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... The Chinese white dolphin that was found stranded in shallow water in Sai Kung was in stable condition yesterday after getting her first meal since being rescued on Saturday. Her keepers ... A blood test and an X-ray will be carried out today to determine if the dolphin has lung problems because she was unable to keep her balance while swimming yesterday, Ocean Park spokeswoman Vivian ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/424441/fish-meal-saved-dolphin
  8. Dolphin dies despite signs of recovery

    Posted Aug 14th 2003, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... The Chinese white dolphin that was rescued from the shores of Sai Kung five days ago has died at Ocean Park, after appearing to have been on the road to recovery. Preliminary findings in the postmortem examination suggest that cardiac and pulmonary problems caused her death, which occurred at 5.18am yesterday. The dolphin had been responding to medication and was feeding off fish ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/424729/dolphin-dies-despite-signs-recovery
  9. Saving dolphins a tough business

    Posted Nov 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Andrew Dembina

    ... into the waters that form part of the habitat of the Chinese white dolphin (known to marine biologists as sousa chinensis or Indo-Pacific humpback). At the time, the Sars outbreak was underway and Hong ... companies suddenly jumped on the dolphin-viewing tour as a surefire winner and a price war left Dolphinwatch unable to compete. 'Trips were being offered by some for $120, including ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/433133/saving-dolphins-tough-business
  10. Saving dolphins a tough business

    Posted Nov 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Andrew Dembina

    ... into the waters that form part of the habitat of the Chinese white dolphin (known to marine biologists as sousa chinensis or Indo-Pacific humpback). At the time, the Sars outbreak was underway and Hong ... companies suddenly jumped on the dolphin-viewing tour as a surefire winner and a price war left Dolphinwatch unable to compete. 'Trips were being offered by some for $120, including ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/433316/saving-dolphins-tough-business

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