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Zewie the Manatee Dies from Alabama Watercraft Strike… September 21, 2015

  Hello. I have some very sad news to report to you. One of my manatee buddies, Zewie, who’s been swimming in Alabama’s Mobile Bay has died.  Zewie’s necropsy results along with Alabama’s veterinary examination determined his death was a “probable acute watercraft strike.”  The Dauphin Island Sea Lab [DISL], which began its manatee research…

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Alabama Tracks Manatees for their Safety! August 25, 2015

  Photo Courtesy News 5 – WKRG   We manatees are very adventurous, especially in the summer. That’s because we’ll travel from our Florida home to different states bordering both the Gulf of Mexico and the eastern United States! Our mighty adventures can take us as far north as Massachusetts (yours truly loves this adventure)…

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Successful Magnolia River Manatee Rescue! January 7, 2015

  Great news! One of my manatee buddies suffering from cold stress was rescued from the Magnolia River in Alabama. A team from SeaWorld, the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Dauphin Island Sea Lab, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service performed the manatee rescue. Some manatees will travel from Florida over to…

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