Indonesia’s Minister of Marine Affairs and Fisheries called for a moratorium on targeted manta ray fisheries during Indonesia’s first symposium on shark and manta conservation.
A proposal to list manta rays under CITES Appendix II has been accepted, but what do these international trade regulations mean for the future of this threatened species
MantaWatch and Aquatic Alliance joined forces to promote manta conservation in Komodo National Park last week.
MantaWatch invites applications to the 2013 MantaWatch Internship Program.
Manta rays have received protection against unsustainable international trade under CITES Appendix II.
Manta rays dancing with golden trivially captured on camera by Lightning Strike Productions
Elitza Germanov, Manta Champion of the Year 2012, talks about diving with mantas and marine conservation.
In March countries around the world will vote whether to protect manta rays under CITES alongside the world’s most threatened species.
Richard Branson, Sylvia Earle and the Ocean Elders are championing manta ray conservation in 2013.
Stu Beckingham, winner of the Manta Month Award for most manta sightings, shares his magical manta dives and thoughts about manta conservation.