Threatened species of Phocoenidae

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Other Names:
Threatened species of Porpoises
Porpoises under threat of extinction

7 species; none endangered. Incidental kills of small cetaceans in tuna fisheries, for example, have risen considerably in recent years; 250,000 porpoises and dolphins are estimated to be killed each year in the USA tuna fishery alone.

Conserving dolphins
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
26.11.2019 – 19:23 CET