Mekong river dolphins of Cambodia

The population in the Mekong River of Cambodia and Laos is redlisted by the IUCN as Critically Endangered.  The population had declined over the past 10 years to below 100 individuals, with most mortality due to bycatch in.  In addition, unexplained high calf mortality occurred in some years.  The conservation of the Mekong River Dolphins (MRD) […]

Population consequences of red tides and water temperature

Natural variation in multiple factors can make it difficult to understand links in large ecosystems like Sarasota Bay, particularly when changes are occurring over long periods. However, the unique suite of mark-recapture and dolphin prey data collected by the Sarasota Dolphin Research Program provides us with an unprecedented ability to look at long-term trends in […]