• China introduces comprehensive measures to save the Yangtze Finless Porpoise

    8 days ago - By China Travel & Tourism News

    The Yangtze finless porpoise is often called the "giant panda of the water" due to its rarity. The only freshwater subspecies of the finless porpoise in the world, this endangered species can only be found in China's Yangtze River. Due to its low population, it has been ranked as a first-class national protected animal in China, putting it on par with the giant panda. Edge of extinction The Yangtze finless porpoise is a cetacean mammal living in the middle and lower reaches of the Yangtze River, including Poyang Lake in East China's Jiangxi Province and Dongting Lake in Central China's...
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