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Title Year Authors Category Conservation Measure
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
River dolphin conservation and management: best practices from around the world 2021 Willems, D Report, NGO Multiple conservation measures
Rapid political economy analysis in the context of Ganges river dolphins in the Ganga-Brahmaputra-Meghna basin & stakeholder engagement and communication strategy 2021 WWF Report, NGO Regional collaboration, Regional/ International collaboration
Ganges river dolphin Species Action Plan Gap analysis 2021 Braulik, G. Report, NGO Conservation Action Plan
Review of Scientific Knowledge of the Ganges river dolphin 2021 Braulik, G. Report, NGO Species knowledge and understanding
Info-graphic Threats to Opportunities Ganges river dolphin 2021 WWF Infographic
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 Regional collaboration, Protected Areas, Research and monitoring
Unveiling the Conservation Status of Inia and Sotalia in the Brazilian Northeastern Amazon 2021 Marmontel, M. Peer-reviewed journal article
Recent cetacean taxonomic changes and conservation action 2021 Braulik, G.T. Popular article Species knowledge and understanding
Highly divergent herpesviruses in threatened river dolphins 2021 Exposto Novoselecki, H. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Dolphin Conservation Action Plan 2021-2025 Nepal 2021 Government of Nepal, Ministry of Forests and Environment Conservation Plan, Report, Government
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
Conservation Assured | River Dolphin Standards CA|RDS 2021 WWF Report Protected Areas, Multiple conservation measures
Total mercury and methylmercury in river dolphins (Inia spp.) in the Madeira River Basin, Western Amazon 2021 Barbosa, M.S. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Mapping Myanmar’s Free-flowing rivers – Assessment of current and future impacts of dam-infrastructure development on river connectivity 2020 Bonzi, C. Report, NGO Freeflowing rivers/ environmental flows