Overfishing and demand for their gill rakers in Chinese medicine are threatening the majestic manta rays off the coast of Mozambique. But they have a champion in marine biologist Andrea Marshall.
Between May and July millions of sardines move northward along the east coast of South Africa, creating a feeding frenzy along the coastline.
On this week's eco@africa, we visit Zimbabwe, where textile waste is being turned into stationery, check out efforts to save Manta rays, and meet kids in South Africa who are learning about nature through photography.
Join us in Zimbabwe, where textile waste is kept out of the dump and being turned into stationery. Plus: Learning about how to live with the environment from elders in the Central African Republic.
One of the largest populations of giant manta rays in the world lives off the northern coast of Peru. Kerstin Forsberg wants to protect them - with the help of the local fishermen.
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