Dive into the depths of the ocean with marine biologist Andrea Marshall as she explores the majestic manta rays in their natural habitat.
Charting a year of her life. Andrea: Queen of Mantas follows every step of our understanding towards these mysterious animals.
Despite their size, intelligence and curiosity, almost nothing has been known about manta rays.
By illuminating their lives through stunning underwater photography and GPS trackers, new discoveries has been made on manta ray behaviour.
With this crucial new knowledge, perhaps marine biologists and environmentalists can give these endangered giant species a better life.
For Andrea there is no doubt. To her, marine environmental preservation is a must.
By focusing on saving the manta ray from exploitation we’ll get to see her true passion and dedication towards marine conservation. A feature we should all strive for.
With these new remarkable marine discoveries, Andrea’s marine biology findings are already making headlines in global scientific communities.
- Release date2009
- Full runtime
- Director(s)Mark Woodward
- Part of the seriesNatural World
- Production companyBBC