Dead as Dolphins

The Yangtze River Dolphin has been declared extinct.

http://news.independent.co.uk/world/asia/article2843954.ece

I remember reading about their plight in Douglas Adam’s “Last Chance to See” years ago. 

Save the dolphins, save the world? If not, what then?

2 comments

    1. well given that the chinese still have some attachment to the dolphins maybe some good can come of it – more environmental awareness amidst the headlong rush to industrialization perhaps. and some scientists have said that a 6 week search might not be quite conclusive…

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