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November is Manatee Awareness Month! October 4, 2017

Florida Manatees swimming and enjoying the warm 72 degrees Fahrenheit clear water at Blue Spring State Park in Orange City, Florida Photo: Robert Scott Thayer Greetings! Well – it’s almost that time of year again when us manatees begin seeking warmer waters in Florida as the temperatures start to cool off. And to kick off…

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Is the Antillean Manatee Population Dangerously Low? August 24, 2017

The Antillean manatee along with the Florida manatee are sub-species of the West Indian Manatee Greetings! It is no surprise when I tell you here all three of the planet’s manatee species are threatened and are in real danger of going extinct. Namely, the Amazonian Manatee, the African Manatee, and the West Indian Manatee with…

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Manatee Trivia (Part 7) – The Antillean Manatee! June 28, 2017

The Antillean Manatee swimming off the coast of warm and sunny Puerto Rico. Greetings! Ok – I thought I would continue my manatee trivia for you in the format of a question and answer, true or false. So here is the seventh installment. I know you will really impress your friends and family with your newfound…

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Snooty the Manatee turns 69 in July! May 19, 2017

Snooty the manatee was born on July 21,1948 at the old Miami Aquarium and Tackle Company. Then in1949, Snooty was transported over to Bradenton, Florida where he has been living in the Parker Aquarium at the South Florida Museum all of these years. Greetings! It’s always so awesome talking about my good buddy, Snooty the…

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Manatees May Soon Become Extinct in Belize? April 14, 2017

The West Indian Manatee Subspecies = The Florida Manatee + The Antillean Manatee Greetings! Today I’d like to talk about the recent downlisting of manatees from endangered to threatened. On March 31, 2017, The US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) re-classified the West Indian Manatee from “endangered” to “threatened.” The manatee has been listed as…

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