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Rare dolphins return to Hong Kong as Covid-19 halts ferry traffic

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White dolphins and pink dolphins are moving back into the Pearl River Delta. Dolphin numbers in the area have jumped by up to 30 per cent since March when the ferry traffic was suspended.

Hong Kong

THE number of Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins seen around Hong Kong has jumped as the pause in high-speed ferry traffic due to the coronavirus allows the threatened species to make something of a comeback, scientists said.

Marine scientist Lindsay Porter of the University...

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