Scientific Name of Indus River dolphin
Features and Facts of Indus River dolphin
- Length is between 1.5 - 2.5 m (5 - 8')
- Weighs 80 - 90 kg
- Gestation Period: 10 - 11 months
- Status: Highly endangered
Conservation of Indus River dolphin
With an objective to conserving the habitat and addressing the river pollution problem, WWF has taken active measures with the collaboration of partners. Various wildlife conservation organisations have also taken various steps to protect this species from extinction. There are lots of education initiatives are also conducting in Pakistan to protect the life of this species.