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TAKE ACTION NOW! Give Manatees Sanctuary in Kings Bay
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, endangered, animals, manatees, animaladvocates, humans, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 434 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
Endangered manatees travel to the warm springs of Kings Bay, in Florida's Citrus County, to survive the cold winters. Upon their arrival, they are rebuffed by thousands of humans whose careless behaviors deny them access to or chase them from these critic
Manatee Deaths Jump to New Record in Florida
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, death, manatees, protection, suffering, killing, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 762 days ago - reuters.com
At least 431 manatees have died in Florida waters so far this year, exceeding in less than three months the total for any full calendar year on record, authorities said
Manatee Spotters Are on the Lookout at South Florida Work Sites
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, wildlife, protection, manatees, wildanimals, endangered, animalrights, animaladvocates, humans, goodnews )

Cal
- 1039 days ago - latimes.com
If a manatee strays too close to dredging crews, a spotter can shut down work in South Florida's waterways. It's an odd job, and slow -- a lot like a sea cow.
Edible Marine Mammals: Study Finds 87 Species Are Eaten Around The World (PHOTOS)
Animals  (tags: environment, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, endangered, extinction, habitat, suffering, whales, slaughter, dolphins, manatees, humans, sadness, society, environment, worldwide )

Barb
- 1213 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
For the most part, marine mammals -- whales, dolphins, manatees, seals, polar bears -- are taboo as sources of food for people. Habitat destruction, bycatch and overfishing have depleted the global populations of these species, in many cases, to endangerm
Manatees Threatened By Local Political Pressure In Crystal River Need Your Help ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, manatees, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1261 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
send a message to officials with the Department of the Interior and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, showing your support for the proposed rule in King's Bay. Feel free to add your own additional and personal comments. Please send your letter
Take ACTION for Manatees
Animals  (tags: manatees, wildlife, animalwelfare, Florida, Tea Baggers )

Nancy
- 1332 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
Let City and County Officials Know You are Appalled by Deadly High Speed Watercraft in Kings Bay
TAKE ACTION! MANATEES NEED YOUR HELP
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, wildlife, manatees, wildanimals, protection, humans, goodnews, GoodNews, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare )

Cal
- 1378 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing to establish a manatee refuge in Citrus County, Fla., in the waters of Kings Bay Please tell them why you like that idea!
ACTION ALERT: Take Action for Wolves, Sea Turtles and Manatees! PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: laws, legalisation, wild animals, threatened, protection, wolves, sea turtles, manatees )

Simone
- 1385 days ago - all-creatures.org
Speak out for imperiled animals. In April 2011, the U.S. Congress tucked an unprecedented "wolf de-listing rider" into the federal budget bill and it passed. Write your representative now and urge him or her to oppose the proposed
Florida Tea Party Worries About Government's Secret Manatee Conspiracy
Animals  (tags: manatees, wildlife, animalwelfare, Florida, Tea Baggers )

Nancy
- 1408 days ago - motherjones.com
"We cannot elevate nature above people," explained Edna Mattos, 63, leader of the Citrus County Tea Party Patriots, in an interview. "That's against the Bible and the Bill of Rights."
TAKE ACTION FOR MANATEES! On Earth Day 2011, Fight For Our Environmental Protections!
Animals  (tags: ecosystems, animals, animalwelfare, MANATEES, manatees, protection, humans, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, endangered, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cal
- 1497 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
send a message to Florida Governor Rick Scott,asking him not to sign any bill that weakens or eliminates environmental protection. The Florida Forever Act, which has saved almost 9.4 million acres of environmentally sensitive lands, is being zeroed out of
Sierra Leone Mulls Law to Protect Manatee
Animals  (tags: animals, manatees, sea cow, aquatic mammals, wildanimals, humans, law, protection, conservation, environment, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1569 days ago - france24.com
Sierra Leone is mulling new laws to protect the west African manatee which is under threat from bushmeat hunters, fishermen and rice growers who see it as a pest, the marine resources minister said Tuesday.
Officials Encouraged By Latest Manatee Count
Animals  (tags: animals, manatees, sea cow, marine mammals, population, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, environment, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1574 days ago - www2.tbo.com
Despite the record number of manatees killed by the cold in 2010, wildlife officials are encouraged by the most recent manatee count, in which spotters tallied nearly 5,000 sea cows along Florida's coasts. That's up more than 1,000 from the 2009 count,
Survey Shows Florida Manatee Numbers Up Compared With Past Years
Animals  (tags: animals, manatees, sea cows, marine mammals, population, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1578 days ago - orlandosentinel.com
Florida's manatee population appears to be higher than usual this year. A recent survey showed almost 5,000 manatees in the state. Biologists with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission say that is comparatively higher than in past years.
New Science for Protecting Manatees
Animals  (tags: animals, manatees, sea cows, marine mammals, science, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered, conservation, environment, protection, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1579 days ago - ecointeractivevacations.com
Manatees and dugongs are marine mammals of the order Sirenia.They originated in the middle Eocene period around 45 to 50 million years ago.They are gentle, plant-eating herbivores sometimes nicknamed "sea cows".The name manatee comes from the Haitian word
Protect Manatees By Requiring Propeller Guards On All Boats in Florida Waters ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, manatees, protection, wildlife, environment, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1581 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Manatee deaths are skyrocketing in Florida. Requiring propeller shields on boats is the right thing to do! The waters are becoming more crowded every day, and no relief for our endangered manatee in sight. The argument against this rational approach
 

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