|From media articles about the incident.|
Update 10 Apr: The dolphin was released from its entanglements! Bravo!
Daniel Sim posted to Nature Society (Singapore) on 7 Apr 2018
This is what happened this morning at ECP bedok jetty. An angler caught the Dolphin with his fishing rod and tried to reel it in. Many people told him to cut his line but he didn’t want to. I called ACRES to come help save the dolphin. The guy finally cut his line and the dolphin slowly swam away. It seems that the hook was caught at the tail with some seaweed on it. Hope it will be able to get rid of the debris from it’s tail and rejoin it’s family soon.
More in media articles about the entangled dolphin, and media articles about its release.
Wild sea turtle at Raffles Lighthouse in Apr 2018
Heng Pei Yan encountered a sea turtle at Pulau Satumu (Raffles Lighthouse) on 5 Apr 2018
Release of baby sea turtles in Jan 2018
A rescued baby sea turtle was released at the Sisters Islands Marine Park in Jan 2018. Video by NParks.
Media articles about the release on wildsingapore news.
Video by Sentosa
By Bernard Photojournals
You CAN make a difference for our shores!
Explore your shores! Just join any of the many guided activities on our shores, from walks to dives. Come for shore talks and other events. These are updated daily on the wildsingapore happenings blog. Get weekly updates by subscribing to the blog.
Express about your shores! Blog about your trip and share it on social media. Share your photos.
Speak up about our shores. Enjoyed your trip? Tell the organisers, agencies managing the shore. You don't need to write only to complain. Written support of existing habitats will strengthen the case for preserving them. Don't wait until they are at risk!
Act for your shores! Join any of the many volunteer opportunities, more about these on on-going opportunities. Get updates emailed to you by subscribing to feeds from the wildsingapore daily news blogwhich features news, blog updates and volunteer opportunities.
MORE! About our wild places how to get there, what to see and do, what to prepare.