Saturday, 20 April 2013

Infographic: Manta and Devil Rays at Risk

Fished at alarming rates, manta and devil rays line the streets of many fish markets around the world – sought primarily for their gill rakers – the feathery structures these filter feeders use to strain their food as they glide through the water. At a one-time payout of about $250 per kilogram, is it really worth the destruction?

Manta Rays At Risk. An infographic by Project AWARE

Infographic: Manta and Devil Rays at Risk