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Dennis the Manatee Rescued!
Animals  (tags: manatee, Cape Cod, Dennis, Florida, Sea World, wildlife, rescue )

- 3514 days ago -
Good news, friends. Dennis the wayward manatee, who has been swimming in the cold northern waters off Cape Cod for several days, is now on his way to Sea World in Orlando, Florida for rehabilitation. Thanks to James H. for the good news.
Far From Home
Animals  (tags: manatee, Cape Cod, Florida, wildlife, rescue )

- 3515 days ago -
A manatee, normally found in warm tropical waters, is cruising the waters off Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Wildlife officials there are keeping an eye on the adult manatee and waiting for a Florida rescue team to arrive and take it back home.
Sign Petition: U.S. Military Base in Okinawa Threatens Rare Dugongs
Animals  (tags: animals, dugong, manatee, okinawa, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered, extinction, sadness, environment, habitat, nature, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, destruction, protection, humans, oceans )

- 3262 days ago -
The U.S. and Japanese governments are planning to destroy the best remaining habitat of a unique and critically endangered marine mammal -- the Okinawa dugong. This dugong, a relative of the manatee, is a rare marine mammal that feeds in the seagrass beds.
Save Florida's Manatees From Development! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: manatee, Florida, development, AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, habitat, wildlife, protection )

- 2283 days ago -
Your help is needed to save Florida's largest and deepest spring, and the incredible animals that live there. The state of Florida is considering opening Wakulla Spring to recreational diving, which would threaten the survival of species like the manatee
Animals  (tags: CThunderbird, Advocate, endangered, Manatee, animalrights, Bactrian camel, species, animaladvocates, environment, conservation, protection, extinction )

- 1931 days ago -
Warm Florida waters have provided wintering refuges for manatees in natural warm water springs. They also are attracted to the warm water outflow from power plants, where on occasion a manatee has gotten stuck and rescue efforts have made the evening news
Ilya, the Lost Manatee, Heading Back to Florida After 1,300 Journey
Animals  (tags: manatee, rescued, GoodNews, going home )

- 3087 days ago -
Ilya, the lovable lost manatee, is going home next week. He's scheduled to be released into Miami's Biscayne Bay Tuesday.
SeaWorld Releases 3,000 Pound Manatee
Animals  (tags: florida, sea world, marine wildlife, manatee, released, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 3376 days ago -
ORLANDO -- SeaWorld is releasing the largest manatee it has ever cared for back into nature, but it is going to take a crane to get her back into the water. SeaWorld's Animal Rescue Team was scheduled to begin the delicate operation of releasing Rita -
Rare Giant Manta Ray Born at Aquarium
Animals  (tags: manatee, rare, born, japanese, aquarium )

- 3996 days ago -
TOKYO (June 17) - What is believed to be the first giant manta ray born in captivity, has arrived at a southern Japanese aquarium, the facility said, Sunday.
Healed Manatee Back to 'Business as Usual'
Animals  (tags: manatee, recuperated, released, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment, habitat, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3669 days ago -
A young manatee returned home to the Peace River on Thursday after spending 10 months at Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo recuperating from a pectoral fin injury.
Cape Residents Report Sightings of Manatee
Animals  (tags: cape cod, marine wildlife, manatee, sighting, habitat, humans, endangered, extinction, protection )

- 3520 days ago -
An unusual tourist - one that may be 8 feet long and weigh 1,000 pounds - has been visiting Cape Cod recently. A manatee, normally a denizen of waters much farther south, has been sighted in Harwich, Dennis, and Yarmouth, an official at the Cape Cod Stran
Serious Concern for Florida Manatees
Animals  (tags: manatee, manatees,, sirenians, extinction, overpopulation, marine wildlife, politics, mammals, conservation, endangered, environment, ethics, investigation, suffering, society, wildlife, habitat, AnimalWelfare, animals )

- 3499 days ago -
Who Else Wants To Help Save The 3,200 That Occupy The Florida Coast? American Tourism, Leisure Water Activities, and the Fishing Industry are the main causes of the Decline of Manatees... *For more info, please visit
It's Manatee Vs. Military in Pending Habitat Ruling
Animals  (tags: manatee, gentle endangered sea animals, survival, military, habitat ruling, protection )

- 3076 days ago -
Manatees may rank lower than traditional military menaces like torpedoes or air-to-sea missiles. But a proposal to protect additional habitat for the deceptively gentle, seagrass-munching creatures could, according to the U.S. Navy, end up reducing
Injured Manatee Rescued in Florida
Animals  (tags: animals, manatee, marine mammals, resued, injured, wildanimals, humans, protection, environment, animalwelfare )

- 2667 days ago -
Florida wildlife officials say they captured an injured manatee that had eluded rescue efforts and took it to the Miami Seaquarium for treatment. The 1,000-pound manatee, with open wounds along its back, frustrated rescue attempts for hours

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