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.
We don’t eat our sharks in the Galápagos Islands, though they are — so to speak — our bread and butter.
Despite their tumultuous history, jaguars and humans are learning to live together in Costa Rica.