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March, 2013

“CITES 2013- A triumph for the ocean!”

March 18, 2013
By Andrea Marshall

http://www.queenofmantas.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/CITES-blog.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadBangkok, Thailand. Today the ocean made history. Animal conservationists and focal points from almost 100 Range States around the world rallied on behalf of marine fishes worldwide, fighting for their voice on an international platform. Today we decided that the unsustainable demand that we as humans place on our marine resources deserves to be better monitored Read More

Special Report: Unsustainable manta ray fishing continues in Mozambique

March 8, 2013
By Andrea Marshall

Despite declining population numbers in the south of the country, manta rays are still being landed in Southern Mozambique amidst growing concern for their conservation status globally. Female manta ray captured and killed in Guinjata in February with her unborn embryo. Guinjata Beach, Inhambane, Mozambique At 9.30am on Wednesday 27 February 2013, Adam Baugh, a divemaster at Guinjata Bay Dive Centre, was Read More