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The World's Biggest Manta Ray Sanctuary Created


Animals  (tags: Indonesia, manta ray, sanctuary, protections, good news, wildlife, oceans, tourism )

Giana
- 308 days ago - news.discovery.com
Indonesia on Friday instituted the world's biggest manta ray sanctuary covering millions of square kilometers as it seeks to protect the huge winged fish and draw more tourists to the sprawling archipelago.



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Comments

Pogle S. (88)
Sunday February 23, 2014, 1:17 am
Good read; way to go.
 

Natasha Salgado (578)
Sunday February 23, 2014, 2:24 am
Wonderful! Why can't this be done for other animals too...thx Giana
 

Frances Darcy (225)
Sunday February 23, 2014, 5:45 am
strange creature...
 

Kamia T. (82)
Sunday February 23, 2014, 12:20 pm
So smart of Indonesia! Good for the environment, good for their reefs, which are some of the cleaner ones left in the ocean, and good tourism business decision too. A win-win!
 

Susan B. (4)
Sunday February 23, 2014, 3:03 pm
This is fantastic!
 

Connie O. (44)
Sunday February 23, 2014, 4:00 pm
Wonderful news! People need to understand that about all the animals, and especially the endangered ones.
 

Danuta Watola (1217)
Monday February 24, 2014, 1:57 am
Noted
 

Nimue Pendragon (275)
Monday February 24, 2014, 7:38 pm
How wonderful! Noted, thanks.
 
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