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Old 08-14-2010, 01:49 PM
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Originally Posted by CFallenleaf View Post
Dolphins and whales alike can live in fresh water for limited amounts of time. Unless of course they are of the fresh water species. Same goes for manitees, sea lions, seals, etc. etc.. i believe its anything up tp two weeks at the longest before major complications arrise.
As has been pointed out by several posters above, some species are quite happy living in fresh water for much more than two weeks (not just freshwater species), including belugas, some dolphins, and manatees.