MantaMatcher

You can help photograph,
identify and protect mantas!

How it works

6,692 identified individuals

14,312 reported encounters

79 contributors


Why we do this

“MantaMatcher will revolutionize global research on these threatened rays and help change the way field researchers approach scientific research on wild animals by means of successful and meaningful public involvement.” - Dr. Andrea Marshall, co-founder

I want to know more

Encounters around the world

How can I help out of the water

If you are not getting into the blue, there are still other ways to get engaged.

Adopt a manta

  • Support individual research programs in different regions
  • Receive email updates when we resight your adopted manta
  • Display your photo and a quote on the manta’s page in our database
Learn more about adopting a manta

Meet an adopter:Daisy Whicheloe

Manta conservation means being part of something that's trying to help the world see we have so much awesome and fascinating and beautiful life in our oceans that needs our protection. It's about not just being a spectator.