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Trapped Dolphins Rescued in Bolivia (VIDEO)

Trapped Dolphins Rescued in Bolivia (VIDEO)

Biologists and environmental activists joined forces to rescue two freshwater dolphins from a low level river in Bolivia. The dolphins had been trapped there for more than a month.

Seven dolphins still remain and are being rounded up. Once they are all reunited, the plan is to return the dolphins to safe waters.

This video tells the story of the rescue:  

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Photo credit: Sexecutioner

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2:39AM PST on Feb 13, 2013

We need more good news like this one

2:26PM PDT on Oct 5, 2010

Nice to read about good people! Thanks.

6:51AM PDT on Sep 28, 2010

Awww, poor dolphins. Good news that they were rescued.

12:36PM PDT on Sep 11, 2010

Good news

4:51AM PDT on Sep 10, 2010

Thank you for the wonderful work. May God's blessings be with you to guide you.

5:20PM PDT on Sep 7, 2010

Bravo. I just hope that the Japanese don't get wind of this.

5:29PM PDT on Sep 6, 2010

great job

7:02PM PDT on Sep 5, 2010

Thank the good Lord for the Bolivians , the Japanese would have fed them to their children knowing the high level of mercury. No wonder their car brakes fail , maybe eating too much mercury has affected their thinking.

10:55AM PDT on Sep 5, 2010

How great, now if only that could happen in Taiji, Japan. It would make me feel alot better.

8:44AM PDT on Sep 5, 2010

Fantastic! The Japanese fisherman could learn so much from the Bolivians! Too bad, it seems they won't listen to anyone.

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