Ocean News

Andrea Marshall Videoblogs Manta Research in Ecuador

13th October 2011

Andrea Marshall, who heads up the Ray of Hope project, was in Ecuador recently to satellite tag mantas and try to shed some light on an intriguing mystery: could mantas from aggregation sites on the mainland be traveling all the way to the Galapagos, almost 1000 km from shore? Along with a fascinating writeup of her trip, Andrea sent us this video blog chronicling her adventures, including some great underwater footage of mantas being tagged: