Risso's dolphin (Grampus griseus) is the only species of dolphin in the genus Grampus. Their preferred environment is just off the continental shelf on steep banks, with water depths varying from 400??"1,000m and water temperatures at least 10C.
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The Philippine Coast Guard and Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) in Sual successfully rescued a stranded dolphin at vicinity waters of Barangay Tobuan, Labrador, Pangasinan yesterday, July 31.
A certain Mr. Roman Ferrer reported the incident at Coast Guard Station (CGS) Sual informing that a dolphin was sighted and was believed to be stranded.
Subsequently, joint team of CGS Sual, Marine Environmental Protection Unit-Northwestern Luzon conducted rescue operation to the reported incident and positively confirmed the said reports. Immediately, CGS Sual made coordination to B ...
A wounded Risso?s dolphin (Grampus griseus) that got stranded in a coastal area here was reported Friday morning to have been rescued by environment authorities.
A rescue official who refused to be named said the dolphin was found and saved on July 19 along the coast of Sitio Tagbarungis, Barangay Inagawan, in the outskirts of Puerto Princesa.
The dolphin measured three meters (290 cm), and was estimated to be between three to four years old.
The aquatic mammal?s body was reportedly weak and has wounds all over when it was found. But rescuers cannot say where it got them.
It was f ...
Isang dolphin ang nailigtas ng mga mangingisda sa dagay ng Barangay Pasay sa bayan ng Del Gallego, Camarines Sur Martes ng umaga.
Ayon sa rescue team, unang nakita ang dolphin na lumalangoy sa mababaw na bahagi ng dagat bandang 5:00 ng umaga.
Napansin rin ang panghihina nito, kaya agad na ipinagbigay alam ang insidente sa Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR).
Lumalabas sa pagsusuri na isang Risso's dolphin ang nakita ng mga mangingisda. May sugat ito sa may ulo na posibleng rason ng panghihina nito.
Agad naman itong nabigyan ng lunas at dinala sa mas malalim na bahagi n ...
Isang Risso's Dolphin ang napadpad sa dalampasigan ng Silway, Barangay Dadiangas, West Gensan nitong Lunes.
Ayon kay Kath Bitco, Environment Management Specialist II ng CENRO, may sugat sa ventral portion ang dolphin due to scratches from bottom sediments noong nasa karagatan pa ito ng Barangay Bula sa General Santos.
Nagpahinga lang raw ito matapos magkaroon ng navigational disorientation at mga sugat.
Agad din namang binalik sa dagat ang dolphin.
Nasa Juvenile hanggang young adult ang gulang ng Risso's dolphin na karaniwang makikita sa Sarangani Bay.
It is one of Mindoro's finest places. It is a crown jewel," said Vicente Tuddao Jr., assistant regional director for Technical Services of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Mimaropa.
Tuddao was referring to the Apo Reef Natural Park (ARNP), a key biodiversity area (KBA) in the town of Sablayan, Occidental Mindoro province. "The island's mangrove forest, the coral reef, they are in good health, in excellent condition. The park is definitely Mindoro's precious jewel," Tuddao told the BusinessMirror in a phone interview on Wednesday.
Two hours away by motorized banc ...
An injured dolphin rescued after being found near the fish cages in Bonuan Gueset in Dagupan City in Pangasinan last May 23 succumbed to its wounds on Monday.
The Risso's Dolphin measuring 2.6 meters was taken care of by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources for a little over a week before it died, GMA Dagupan's Jette Arcellana reported.
"In-intubate siya ng Monday-Tuesday; Wednesday, medyo lumakas siyang kumain. Ini-start naming pakainin ng bangus, mahal yung pagkain niya," city agriculturist Emma Molina said.
The dolphin was buried Monday morning at the BFAR's fish cemetery. ...