Scientific literature

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Title Year Authors Category Conservation Measure
Concerted Action for the Ganges River Dolphin (Platanista gangetica gangetica) 2020 CMS Conservation Plan Regional/ International collaboration
Guidelines for the safe and humane handling and release of bycaught small cetaceans from fishing gear. 2020 Hamar, D. Report, NGO Safe rescue, handling and release
CMP Nomination of a Conservation Management Plan for Amazon, Orinoco and Tocantins-Araguaia river dolphins (Inia geoffrensis, Inia boliviensis, Inia araguaiaensis and Sotalia fluviatilis) 2020 IWC Conservation Plan Regional/ International collaboration
Bankable Nature Solutions Blueprints for Bankable Nature Solutions from across the globe to adapt to and mitigate climate change and to help our living planet thrive 2020 WWF Report, NGO Freeflowing rivers/ environmental flows
River Dolphin Fun Facts 2020 WWF Fact sheet Species knowledge and understanding
Amazon River Dolphins: introductory video 2020 WWF Video Species knowledge and understanding
Ganges River Dolphins: introductory video 2020 WWF Video Species knowledge and understanding
Indus River Dolphins: introductory video 2020 WWF Video Species knowledge and understanding
Irrawaddy Dolphins: introductory video 2020 WWF Video Species knowledge and understanding
Tucuxi: introductory video 2020 WWF Video Species knowledge and understanding
Yangtze Freshwater Finless Porpoise: introductory video 2020 WWF Video Species knowledge and understanding
South American River Dolphins Dashboard 2020 WWF Website Species knowledge and understanding
The Monitoring of Irrawaddy Dolphin Population in the Mekong River: The Long-Term Population Monitoring based on Mark-Resight Models 2020 WWF Report, NGO Research and monitoring
South American River Dolphin Initiative Strategy 2020-2030 2020 WWF-Brazil Report, NGO Conservation Action Plan
South Asian River Dolphin Task Team Workshop Report Kuala Lumpur, 19-21 July 2019 2020 IWC Workshop report Conservation Action Plan
Bankable nature solutions; Blueprints for Bankable Nature Solutions from across the globe to adapt to and mitigate climate change and to help our living planet thrive 2020 WWF Report, NGO
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2020 FAO Report, Government Fisheries management
Impact of endangered Gangetic dolphins due to construction of waterways on the river Ganga, India: an overview 2020 Aggarwal, D. Peer-reviewed journal article Water management
Financial solutions for improving water quality in Turkeys Buyuk Menderes river basin 2020 Atak, E Conference proceedings Water management
Sotalia fluviatilis, Tucuxi 2020 Da Silva, V. Peer-reviewed journal article Regional/ International collaboration