LAHORE: The coastline of Pakistan abounds in diverse marine life and rare species such as whale sharks, dolphins, turtles and other marine life have been reported in these waters.

To explore it further, WWF-Pakistan has initiated a sailing voyage from Dubai to Karachi from 19 to 28 February 2014. It aims to highlight unique marine ecology of the region and record sightings of significant marine wildlife. The expedition will stop at Gwadar on its way to Karachi.

The expedition is led by Khalid Mahmood, President WWF-Pakistan along with other four members including French and Italian sailors. Crew members would mainly focus on recording whales, dolphins and whale sharks.–Staff Reporter