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Opponents Say Rays, Manatees Don't Mix

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, manatees, environment, development, endangered, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, humans )

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Opponents to the Tampa Bay Rays' plans for a waterfront baseball stadium have come up with another reason to protest the development: manatees. Environmentalists argue the presence of the endangered species in Tampa Bay near an area where the Rays want to

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Wednesday January 9, 2008, 9:00 am
"We have done research on the process and a number of studies in the area that would be affected and we have not found any evidence of disruption," he said."

How can there not be disruption! Unfortunately, sports + money = greed and greedy humans usually get want they want, all to often at the expense of marine life and wildlife. These precious, sweet, gentle manatees deserve better!
Noted with thanks, Cher.

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