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Dolphin By-Catch Includes Genetic Relatives


Animals  (tags: Dolphin, Genetic Relatives, fishing, death, life )

Nancy
- 1372 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Dolphins along coast of Argentina could experience a significant loss of genetic diversity because some of the animals that accidently die when tangled in fishing nets are related.



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Kendra Richardson (65)
Thursday December 16, 2010, 11:07 am
WHY cant people leave them alone?????
 

minkie amoroso (10)
Thursday December 16, 2010, 11:15 am
i CAN'T UNDERSTAND HOW FISHERMAN DON'T KNOW THEY HAVE dOLPHINS IN THERIR NETS. IALWAYS THOUGHT THAT THEY DROPED THE NET AND PULLED IT UP ALMOST RIGHT AWAY. WHAT THE HELL WAS I THINKING OF. I GUESS YOU LEARN SOMETHING NEW EVERYDAY TO MAKE YOUR DAY COMPLETE!!!!! THANKS FOR THE ARTICULE!!!!
 

Tamila mendoza (177)
Thursday December 16, 2010, 11:51 am
The sad truth is that the capture of the dolphins in the nets is less likely for them to die than from the contaminated oceans!
 
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