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Manta Matcher

A new conservation tool using citizen science

The Oceania Chondrichthyan Society Inc. (OCS) was founded in 2005 and is a joint venture between Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and the Pacific Islands to promote and facilitate education, conservation and scientific study of chondrichthyan fishes (sharks, skates, rays, and chimaeras).

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