The Baiji (Lipotes vexillifer) is a river dolphin that overfishing and human development led this dolphin to extinction. This dolphin used to inhabit the Yangtze River in China.
There are only four species of dolphins that are able to thrive in freshwater and the Amazon River Dolphin is one of them. Many people assume that all dolphins live in saltwater so this is interesting to learn if you weren’t aware of it.
The Yangtze river dolphin, also known as Baiji is a freshwater dolphin who used to be found in the Yangtze river in China.