Solving the mystery of the disappearing Yangtze Finless porpoise

By |2018-08-31T16:47:40+00:00February 1st, 2017|Conservation, Extinction, Freshwater, Species|0 Comments

The Yangtze finless porpoise is a critically endangered subspecies of cetacean found only in the Yangtze river, China. Over the past two decades their population is believed to have dropped dramatically, but data are so sparse it is impossible to determine the extent or causes of this crash.