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Healed Manatee Back to 'Business as Usual'
Animals  (tags: manatee, recuperated, released, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment, habitat, wildanimals, wildlife )

CherAWAY
- 3002 days ago - heraldtribune.com
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.
Adopt-A-Manatee for Mother's Day and Get Free Bracelet and Plush Manatee Toy!
Animals  (tags: Manatee, AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, protection, suffering, society, wildlife, Marine Mammals )

Julie
- 3011 days ago - savethemanatee.org
Each new member who joins the Adopt-A-Manatee program at $35 or more (either for you or for a gift) will receive a manatee adoption packet (see contents below) plus a FREE colorful beaded bracelet with manatee charm and an 8-inch plush manatee toy.
Take Action for Manatees!
Animals  (tags: MANATEE, AnimalWelfare, conservation, death, endangered, environment, extinction, ethics, killing, protection, rescued, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, wildlife, Marine Mammals )

Julie
- 3018 days ago - savethemanatee.org
The Florida Legislature is currently considering cuts in funding to manatee rehabilitation facilities in Florida. Without this much-needed funding, many manatees will suffer and die.
Take Action for Manatees on Earth Day 2008
Animals  (tags: manatee, manatees, AnimalWelfare, animals, marine mammals, wildlife, sadness, rescued, protection, habitat, environment, ethics, extinction, endangered, suffering, conservation )

Julie
- 3019 days ago - savethemanatee.org
Many sick or injured manatees won't be rescued or receive the urgent care they will need. Many will suffer and die as a result. Please see the petition & other ways you can help this gentle giant. The endangered manatee needs your help!
Meet A Manatee: Vector
Animals  (tags: manatee, travelling, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment, habitat, wildlife )

CherAWAY
- 3036 days ago - savethemanatee.org
Have you ever wondered how far a manatee will travel? Manatee researchers do. And that's how they know that Vector is itching to see the world - or at least explore the waters off Florida's west coast.
Do You Care About Marine Animal Welfare? Then Read About the Propeller Guard
Animals  (tags: Florida Fish and Wildlife, Boat Saftey, Marine Animal Welfare, Manatee, Turtles, whales, dolphins, AnimalWelfare, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, killing, protection, society, wildlife )

Julie
- 3070 days ago - myfwc.com
What is a Prop Guard? A prop guard is a device that fits over the open-bladed propeller on a boat. Its functions are to decrease the risk of propeller cuts for humans and marine animals and to protect the propeller from damage due to debris or running
Manatee Injured By Boat Rescued In Citrus County
Animals  (tags: florida, marine wildlife, manatee, habitat, humans, injured )

Jacquelin
- 3079 days ago - sptimes.com
Crystal River - Rescuers pulled a young female manatee that had been severely gouged by boat propellers from Three Sisters Springs in Kings Bay on Wednesday, wildlife officials said. Several people noticed the struggling 5-foot-long, 250-pound female
After 24 Years in Captivity, Hurricane the Manatee Goes Wild
Animals  (tags: florida, wildlife, marine life, manatee, released, protection, habitat, humans, endangered, extinction )

Jacquelin
- 3085 days ago - dispatch.com
One-time Columbus Zoo favorite freed in Florida Another hurricane is loose in Florida. Hurricane the manatee has been released into the wild after spending his entire 24 years in captivity. The plump gray mammal was one of the four original inhabi
Bush Administration Seeking to Downgrade Protected Manatee: PEER - News Releases
Animals  (tags: Manatee, Dogong, Sea Cow, Marine Mammals, Bush Administration, AnimalWelfare, animals, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, government, habitat, humans, killing, protection, sadness, society, suffering, wildlife )

Julie
- 3098 days ago - peer.org
As it seeks to downgrade protections for the Endangered Florida Manatee, the Bush Administration is withholding records about how well key protections are being implemented, according to a lawsuit filed today.. *Please visit: ' savethemanatee.org '
Please Help End Manatee Harassment!
Animals  (tags: Manatee, Sea Cow, Dugong, marine mammals, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, abuse, animalrights, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, law, protection, rescued, suffering, wildanimals )

Julie
- 3099 days ago - savethemanatee.org
Recently, a video shot at Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge shows people grabbing, walking on, and riding manatees.Manatees need these wildlife refuges for survival in the winter! When people try to touch or pursue manatees, they can alter...
Hold Off on Changing Manatee Classification
Animals  (tags: wildlife, sealife, manatee, protection )

Jacquelin
- 3242 days ago - jacksonville.com
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Wildlife officials should hold off before deciding whether to downgrade the manatee's status from endangered to threatened, Gov. Charlie Crist said Tuesday The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission had been scheduled to tak
Saving the Manatee
Animals  (tags: manatee, sealife, endangered, killing )

Linda
- 3297 days ago - theithacajournal.com
Watercraft killed 92 manatees in the state last year, just short of a record high, and caused more than 25 percent of all manatee deaths. As of May, a total of 30 manatees were killed this year.
Rescued Manatee & Calf To Be Returned To The Wild
Animals  (tags: manatee, rescued, wildlife, rehabilitated, freedom, return to wild, habitat )

Simone
- 3298 days ago - cbs4.com
A rescued manatee and its calf are being released Tuesday in the Florida Keys. The female manatee, named "Ocean Reef", was rescued by staff members at the Dolphin Research Center in Feb. 22, 2006, off Ocean Reef on North Key Largo. Veterinarians
Rare Giant Manta Ray Born at Aquarium
Animals  (tags: manatee, rare, born, japanese, aquarium )

Barb
- 3328 days ago - honoluluadviser.com
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.
SeaWorld to Release Manatee Into River
Animals  (tags: manatee )

Felicia
- 3338 days ago - floridatoday.com
After nearly one year of rehabilitation, the rescued 8-foot-long sea cow has gained 220 pounds and has been successfully brought back to health.

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