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Only 55 Maui Dolphins left – Extreme Risk of becoming extinct due to New Zealand fishing nets !

Sunday, March 18th, 2012

The Last Maui's Dolphin

Maui’s dolphin is the world’s smallest dolphin and is found on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand and nowhere else in the world. It is New Zealand’s rarest dolphin.

The dolphin is listed internationally as ‘critically endangered’, which means there is a high risk of it becoming extinct in the near future.

Your help is urgently sought to look out for Maui’s dolphin around New Zealand and to report sightings immediately.

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