Fresh concerns have been raised over the survival of the Chinese white dolphin in Hong Kong’s waters. Photo: Sam Tsang
Fresh concerns have been raised over the survival of the Chinese white dolphin in Hong Kong’s waters. Photo: Sam Tsang

High mortality rate of calves sparks fresh concern over survival of Chinese white dolphin in Hong Kong waters

  • Annual government report finds nearly half of all newborns fail to survive beyond two years, for a species whose numbers have already been decimated
  • Population of iconic marine mammal off Lantau Island’s waters now estimated to be just 37

Fresh concerns have been raised over the survival of the Chinese white dolphin in Hong Kong’s waters. Photo: Sam Tsang
Fresh concerns have been raised over the survival of the Chinese white dolphin in Hong Kong’s waters. Photo: Sam Tsang
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