cetacean research unit

Ingenious fishing method may be spreading through dolphins

August 24th, 2011

Researchers from Murdoch University believe a recently documented method of fishing may be spreading throughout a population of dolphins.

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Reducing dolphin deaths in fishing trawls

July 14th, 2010

Each year an estimated 20 to 50 dolphins die when they are accidently caught and asphyxiate in trawl fishing nets off Western Australia’s northwest, a Murdoch University research project has shown.

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