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Indonesia (AP) Indonesia is now the world's largest sanctuary for manta rays, after officials were persuaded by evidence that the gentle giants known for delighting tourists are worth more alive than dead. The government on Friday announced that
Rays jumping in Gulf of Mexico Staff report Published: Friday, March 29, 2013 at 1:00 a.m...Mote Marine Laboratory experts offered this explanation after watching these two videos, uploaded to YouTube by "Breakwater Bill" and Jimmy Scott Jr. , of
Dozens of bloodied sea creatures are seen washed up on the beach in Gaza. These creatures known as Mobula Ray fish look a lot like well-known Manta Rays, which are in the same family, and can reach a width of up to 17ft. Palestinian
Why DID dozens of bloodied sea creatures wash up on Gaza beach? EST, 27 February 2013 Palestinian fishermen were pictured today transporting several Manta Ray fish that were washed up on the beach in Gaza City and carted off to market.
On Sunday, 177 member nations will gather in Bangkok at the 16th Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species to decide whether to accord international protection to a growing roster of plants and animals. If you were one of the species up
Manta ray being driven to extinction by Chinese medicine demand in pictures Demand for the gills of manta and mobula rays has risen dramatically in the past 10 years for use in traditional Chinese medicine. Practitioners say the rays can boost the
Articles However, this popular specie that attract nearly 12,000 visitors to Ningaloo Marine Park each year are under serious threat of hitting the endangered list, according to a recent report , the Manta Ray of Hope: The Global Threat to Manta and