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Title Year Authors Category Conservation Measure
Delving deep into unheard waters: new types of low frequency pulsed sounds described for the boto (Inia geoffrensis)” 2021 de Melo, J.F. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Strategic Environmental Assessment for sustainable development of the hydropower sector 2021 Kolhoff, A. Report Water management
Home range and movements of Amazon river dolphins Inia geoffrensis in the Amazon and Orinoco river basins 2021 Mosquera-Guerra, F. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Aggression towards neonates and possible infanticide in the boto, or Amazon river dolphin (Inia geoffrensis) 2021 da Silva, V.M.F. Peer-reviewed journal article
Riverside underwater noise pollution threaten porpoises and fish along the middle and lower reaches of the Yangtze River, China 2021 Zhi-Tao Wang Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Highly divergent herpesviruses in threatened river dolphins from Brazil 2021 Exposto Novoselecki, H. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Status of Ganges River Dolphins, Threats, and Best Practices for conservation 2021 2021 Qureshi, Q. Report, Government Conservation Action Plan
Mota FIsheries in Peruvian Amazon 2021 WWF Peru Fact sheet Fisheries management
Report of the Trinational workshop on the Irrawaddy Dolphin, 1st to 4th December 2020 2021 Khan, U. Workshop report Multiple conservation measures
The Use of Barriers to Limit the Spread of Aquatic Invasive Animal Species: A Global Review 2021 Jones, P. E. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Who shapes the environmental policy in the global south? Unpacking the reality of Nepal 2021 Aryal, k. Peer-reviewed journal article Patrols/ law enforcement
Mitigating the effect of shipping on freshwater cetaceans: The case study of the Yangtze finless porpoise 2021 Mei, Zhigang Peer-reviewed journal article Acoustic deterrents/Pingers
What do Environmental Flows Mean for Long-term Freshwater Ecosystems’ Protection? Assessment of the Mexican Water Reserves for the Environment Program 2021 Salinas-Rodríguez, S.A. Peer-reviewed journal article Freeflowing rivers/ environmental flows
Progress and pitfalls: a systematic review of the evidence for agricultural sustainability standards 2021 Traldi, R. Peer-reviewed journal article
Agência Nacional de Águas e Saneamento Básico (ANA) 2021 Government of Brazil, ANA Website Water management
Conselho Nacional de Recursos Hídricos (CNRH) 2021 Government of Brazil, CNRH Website Water management
Durable freshwater protection: A framework for establishing and maintaining long-term protection for freshwater ecosystems and the values they sustain. 2021 Higgins, J. Peer-reviewed journal article Community management
Moving towards more sustainable aquaculture practices: a meta‐analysis on the potential of plant‐enriched diets to improve fish growth, immunity and disease resistance. 2021 Reverter, M. Peer-reviewed journal article Fisheries management
Draft EIA Notification 2020 2020 MoEF, Government of India Report, Government Water management
Paani Program-System scale planning to support sustainable energy systems and conservation of freshwater resources for people and nature 2020 USAID Report, Government Water management