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Title Year Authors Category Conservation Measure
How illegal are tropical small-scale fisheries? An estimate for arapaima in the Amazon. 2015 Cavole, L. Peer-reviewed journal article Fisheries management
One species or two? Vicariance, lineage divergence and low mtDNA diversity in geographically isolated populations of south Asian river dolphin 2015 Braulik, G. T. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Review of status, threats, and conservation management optiojns for the endangered Indus River blind dolphin 2015 Braulik, G. T. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Status and distribution of the Ganges river dolphin, Platanista gangetica in river Burigonga during 2003-2004 and its conservation 2015 Alam, S. M. I. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Living between rapids: genetic structure and hybridization in botos (Cetacea: Iniidae: Inia spp.) of the Madeira River, Brazil 2015 Gravena, W Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Studies on Heavy Metal Pollution of Karnaphuli River, Chittagong, Bangladesh. 2015 Dey S Peer-reviewed journal article
The dammed river dolphins of Brazil: impacts and conservation 2015 Araújo, C. C Peer-reviewed journal article Conservation Action Plan
The dammed river dolphins of Brazil: Impacts and conservation 2015 Araújo, CC Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
A small unmanned aerial system for estimating abundance and size of Antarctic predators 2015 Goebel, M. E. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Habitat mapping and conservation threats to river dolphin in Karnali River of Nepal 2015 Malla, R. Peer-reviewed journal article Fisheries management
Agora sob nova administração: acordos de pesca nas várzeas da Amazônia Brasilieira (“Under New Admnistration: Fisheries Agreements in the Brazilian Amazon Floodplains”) 2015 Oviedo, A.F.P Peer-reviewed journal article Fish ladders
Increased harbor porpoise mortality in the Pacific Northwest, USA: Understanding when higher levels may be normal 2015 Huggins, J. L. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Ecology and Conservation of Ganges River Dolphin (Platanista gangetica gangetica) in the Karnali River, Nepal 2015 Khanal, G. Report, NGO Species knowledge and understanding
Partially observed epidemics in wildlife hosts: Modelling an outbreak of dolphin morbillivirus in the northwestern Atlantic, June 2013–2014 2015 Morris, S. E. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Conservation threats of the Gangetic Dolphin Platanista gangetica gangetica in River Kulsi, A Tributary of Brahmaputra, Assam, India 2015 Jelil, S.N Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
The Power of Rivers: Finding balance between energy and conservation in hydropower development. 2015 Opperman, J. Report, NGO Water management
Integrated Management Plan for the Three Wildlife Sanctuaries for Freshwater Dolphins in the Eastern Sundarbans Reserved Forest, Bangladesh 2015 Bangladesh Forest Department Conservation Plan Conservation Action Plan
The Endangered Ganges River dolphin Platanista gangetica gangetica in Nepal: abundance, habitat and conservation threats. 2015 Paudel, S. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Population status and habitat occupancy of endangered river dolphins in the Karnali River system of Nepal during low water season. 2015 Paudel, S. Peer-reviewed journal article Freeflowing rivers/ environmental flows
Population Monitoring of the Critically Endangered Mekong Dolphin Based on Rark-Resight Models 2015 WWF Report, NGO Research and monitoring