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Rare Dolphins Return To Hong Kong As Coronavirus Halts Ferry Traffic

News18 | 14/09/2020 12:53 PM | Click to read full article

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

The research suggested the dolphins had adapted more rapidly than expected to the quiet environment, and the population was likely to rebound when such stressors were removed.