Mahakam dolphins at brink of extinction
The Jakarta Post
PREMIUM Lucky day: Rare freshwater dolphins are sighted in a quiet corner of the Mahakam River. Busy water traffic and toxic waste from mining and logging activities have been attributed to the animal’s dwindling population.(Courtesy of RASI)The Mahakam, one of Indonesia’s mightiest rivers, is home to endangered freshwater dolphins in Kalimantan. Conservation group Rare Aquatic Species of Indonesia (R...