Stricken ray asks swimmers for help | Times News


Freckles, a giant manta ray, is about 30 years old. In her time she has beguiled hundreds of visitors to the shallow lagoons of Ningaloo Reef, a stretch of the Indian Ocean off Western Australia known for its extraordinary marine life. But one group of snorkelers recently realised that theirs was no ordinary encounter because Freckles, it appeared, was asking for their help.

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