Mobula success at CITES CoP17
The votes are in….CITES delegates overwhelmingly voted in favour of listing all mobula rays on Appendix II of CITES!
Southern African Nations Prepare for Sharks and Rays at the CITES CoP17
Discussions focused on the multiple threats facing sharks and rays worldwide, and the need for appropriate management
#LOVEminiMantas at CITES
Our media effort surrounding the Mobula CITES Proposal – a 360VR film of the mobula rays of the Azores!
Revillagigedo Archipelago – UNESCO World Heritage Site!
Mexico’s Revillagigedo Archipelago included in the UNESCO site list
Victory for mantas in Peru
Government adopts strong protective measures for the world’s largest known oceanic manta population
Fiji takes a positive step towards protecting Mobulas
Fiji submits proposal to list mobula spp. under CITES Appendix II
Ministerial Shark & Ray Conservation Symposium
Indian Ocean Ministers gather for a special meeting.
Mobulid Ray supply from Indonesian Fisheries
Mobula rays do not benefit from any legislative protection in Indonesia.
Largest Attempted Export of Manta Gill Plates Seized
Manta Trust Associate Director, Paul Hilton report from Bali on the largest single bust since enforcement efforts began