2021-04-21

Chinese white dolphins first appeared in the waters of Dalian, Liaoning

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China News Service, Dalian, April 21 (Yang Yi and Zhang Xuefeng) On the 20th, a Chinese white dolphin appeared in the waters of Sikuaishiwan, Dachangshan Island Town, Changhai County, Dalian City, Liaoning Province, playing in the sea. This is the first time that Dalian has observed alive Chinese white dolphins in the North Yellow Sea.

The Chinese white dolphin is a national first-class protected animal and is known as the “water giant panda”. It is mainly distributed in the western Pacific and is common in the southeastern coast of China.

Chinese white dolphins first appeared in the waters of Dalian, Liaoning

The picture shows the Chinese White Dolphin. Photo by Xu Jing

In the morning of the same day, white dolphins dived into the sea and jumped out of the sea from time to time in the waters of Sikuaishiwan in Dachangshan Island Town. They looked very cute and attracted many local residents and tourists to watch. .

After learning that the Chinese White Dolphin had been found, local staff immediately drove a motorboat to the scene to check, and after confirming that the dolphin showed no signs of injury or trapping, they helped it leave the bay.

Chinese white dolphins first appeared in the waters of Dalian, Liaoning(1)

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p >The picture shows the Chinese White Dolphin. Photo by Xu Jing

In recent years, Dalian Changhai County has attached importance to marine ecological construction and environmental protection, and actively promoted the “Blue Bay” renovation and restoration project, and the marine environment has been continuously improved. In the waters of Changhai County, local residents have seen finless porpoises, harbor seals, small turtle whales, killer whales and other national key protected animals several times. (End)