SUBJECT: Manta Slaughter in the Philippines
DOCUMENT DESCRIPTION: Message (Grade 3)
COLLECTION DATE: February 16, 2015
“I was recently in the barangay of Bungamar on the island of Bohol, Philippines and witnessed the slaughter of a very large Manta that was caught by fisherman. It was then systematically butchered by several in the barangay and “processed” and dried right there. It was my understanding that Mantas are protected and this was an illegal act. Is there anything that can be done?”
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