MantaWatch conserves threatened manta rays by promoting participation, developing technologies, and delivering professional training. MantaWatchers are citizen scientists who provide critical data on the status of manta populations. MantaWatch Online is the worldâ€™s first social web application dedicated to open, transparent and participative manta ray research and conservation. The MantaWatch Internship Program is a professional training program for future marine leaders in developing countries.
MantaWatch Internship Program
Professional development and training for young marine sustainability practitioners. Are you a future marine conservation leader?
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The Republic of Maldives has today protected mantas, mobulas and other rays throughout the entire country.
Indonesia creates a manta ray sanctuary spanning almost 6 million square kilometers, and fully protects mantas throughout the country
Mobula rays are commonly consumed by the people of East Java as sate iwak pe. The reasons why are surprising, and create a potential barrier to sustainable fisheries.
Ghost fishing causes ecological impacts, affects fishing communities and inhibits adoption of sustainable fishing technologies. But how could Indonesia tackle this issue?
Our Sustainable Fisheries team examine the supply chains, markets and products derived from targetted marlin and mobula ray bycatch