The event aims to raise awareness about these unique animals, which are a major economic asset for their home country.
The more we know about the animals’ behavior, the better we can help communities value and protect them.
Sarith is one of dozens of villagers who have gone from being hunters to guardians of this unusual species.
When fish catch declined in their coastal town, these women were determined to find economic alternatives.
Encouraged by their value for tourism, Indonesia has granted full protection for both species of manta ray.
Guest blogger Shawn Heinrichs shares tales — and stunning photos — from a recent manta ray expedition.
We’re seeing a perfect storm of extinction, poverty and radicalism. To change this equation, we must stop elephant poaching.
If sharks were to disappear, it would be bad news for all of us.
CI is deeply saddened to hear of the murder of Jairo Mora Sandoval.
This news is the latest indication that the tide is turning for shark conservation.