Which State Launched the Dolphin-Census in February 2015?
Odisha launched in February 2015 a “Dolphin- Census” in the costal eco-system and shorelines of the State.
It is conducted by the Wild life Wings pf Odisha. Its entire area from Udaipur in Baleswar district to Pati Sonpur in Ganjam district has been covered for the census.
The Irrawaddy Dolphin population of Chilika Lake was at 158, recording an increase of 9% every year in 2014.