Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Saving China's Yangstze Finless Porpoises
Neptune 911 recently reported on the survival challenge of the endangered species Yangstze finless porpoises dwelling in China's waters. Scientific American reports:
"Chinese officials added an extra 50,000 carp to the waters of Poyang Lake this week to help feed the endangered Yangtze finless porpoises (Neophocaena phocaenoides asiaeorientalis) that live there, according to a report from the Xinhua news agency."