Gazans make huge catch of rare Devil Ray

01.03.2013                      19.Adar. 5773

Gaza:

Gazans make huge catch of rare Devil Ray

Fishermen catch over 200 of the rare giant ray; the animals are listed as an endangered species by the International Union for Conservation of Nature.

"It is a godsend," fisherman Abu Mahmoud al-Issi said on Thursday, the second day running that fishing boats operating from the Palestinian enclave had caught dozens of the giant ray, that are similar to Manta rays….