Save manta rays by helping people

Manta Memories

Conference in Brisbane

Shark and ray scientists.

New Movie

The giants of the ocean.

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Watch our recent TedXTalk about manta ray research and conservation projects.

The start

Read about the first days of establishing the Manta Memories Project.

Fiji Expedition

Establishing new research project and the first distribution center.

Manta Ray Symposium

Researchers discuss future directions to save manta rays.

  • cartilaginous fish
  • they have the largest brain of all fish
  • vulnerable to extinction
  • live in temperate and tropical waters
  • grows up to 20 feet

Csilla Ari, Ph.D.,  founder

it all started with one dive

Csilla was born in Hungary, Budapest, a land locked country. During her childhood she visited neighbouring countries with her family and fell in love with scuba diving and marine animals at very early age. She was only 13 years old when she decided to dedicate her life to study and protect giant manta rays.

About Manta rays

Who we are


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We know about the amazing connection that can occur when man goes underwater and explores a whole new world. Let us guide you in that amazing journey.

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