The Coastal and Estuarine Dolphin Project (CEDP) collects photo-identification, behavioural, and longitudinal data to support the long-term conservation of bottlenose dolphins in metropolitan waters of Perth, Western Australia. The beggars The illegal feeding of dolphins is a key conservation issue for dolphins in the Perth area. Finn et al. (2008) reported 14 dolphins resident in Cockburn [...]
Update on the Coastal and Estuarine Dolphin Project – Winter 2012 Fieldwork for the Coastal and Estuarine Dolphin Project (CEDP) has been underway for more than a year now. The project, based in the metropolitan waters of Perth, Western Australia, uses photo-ID and behavioural research to support conservation efforts for bottlenose dolphins in the Perth [...]
The new finbook provides community members the ability to recognise individual dolphins and contribute information to help monitor the dolphin population of Perth’s rivers.