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NZ Dolphin critically endangered

NZ Dolphin critically endangered

Updated 12 June 2013, 16:37 AEST

The world's smallest and rarest dolphin is facing extinction if more isn't done to protect it.

There are only 55 adult Maui's Dolphin remaining in New Zealand waters.

The University of Otago's Zoology Associate Professor Liz Slooten tells Claire Campbell net fishing is affecting the dolphin's survival.

Presenter: ABC intern Claire Campbell

Speaker: Liz Slooten Zoology Associate Professor at the University of Otago

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