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Title Year Authors Category Conservation Measure
Plan de Acción Nacional para la Conservación de Delfines de Río y Manatí Amazónico en el Perú 2019 Produce Conservation Plan Conservation Action Plan
Both cetaceans in the Brazilian Amazon show sustained, profound population declines over two decades. 2018 Da Silva VM Peer-reviewed journal article
Achieving Water Stewardship in the Büyük Menderes basin 2018 Yıldırım Özata, Z. D Conference proceedings Water management
Inia geoffrensis, Amazon River Dolphin 2018 da Silva, V. Peer-reviewed journal article Regional/ International collaboration
PINGERS: can be the eyes of blind ganges dolphins (Platanista Gangetica Gangetica, Roxburgh 1801) 2018 Deori, S. Peer-reviewed journal article Acoustic deterrents/Pingers
Ganga water pollution: A potential health threat to inhabitants of Ganga basin 2018 Dwivedi S Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Linking organochlorine contaminants with demographic parameters in free-ranging common bottlenose dolphins from the northern Adriatic Sea 2018 Genov, T. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Both cetaceans in the Brazilian Amazon show sustained, profound population declines over two decades 2018 Da Silva, V.M.F. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Strategic Environmental Assessment of the Myanmar Hydropower sector 2018 International Finance Corporation, IFC Report, Government Freeflowing rivers/ environmental flows
Water Quality Assessment of Karrnaphuli River, Bangladesh Using Multivariate Analysis and Pollution Indices 2018 Karim M Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Foraging and feeding ecology of Platanista: an integrative review 2018 Kelkar, N. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Abundance estimation 2018 Buckland, S. T. Book Chapter Research and monitoring
Demographic collapse and low genetic diversity of the Irrawaddy dolphin population inhabiting the Mekong River 2018 Krützen, M. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Both cetaceans in the Brazilian Amazon show sustained, profound population declines over two decades 2018 da Silva, V. M. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Global best practice for reponsible Whale and Dolphin Watching 2018 Lewis,S. Report, NGO Regional/ International collaboration
Plan de acción para la conservación de los mamíferos acuáticos de Venezuela 2018 Ferrer, A Conservation Plan Conservation Action Plan
Reproductive parameters of the Amazon river dolphin or boto, Inia geoffrensis (Cetacea: Iniidae); an evolutionary outlier bucks no trends 2018 Martin, A. R. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Review of the state of the world fishery resources: Inland fisheries 2018 Funge-Smith S. Report, Government Fisheries management
Acoustic ecology of dolphins of the genus Sotalia (Cetartiodactyla, Delphinidae) and of the newly described Araguaian boto Inia araguaiaensis (Cetartiodactyla, Iniidae) 2018 Melo-Santos, G. Thesis Research and monitoring
The ISH 0306, Final Case Study Report, Development of Guidelines for Hydropower Environmental Impact Mitigation and Risk Management in the Lower Mekong Mainstream and Tributaries. Vol 4 Final Case Study Report Mainstream Dams Assessment including Alternative Scheme Layouts 2018 Mekong River Commission Report, Government Water management