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Manatee Mortalities Continue to Run High


Animals  (tags: animals, mortality rate, manatees, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

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- 3461 days ago - sunnewspapers.net
While it's too early to tell whether the mortality rate will reach or surpass the 2006 record of 417 deaths in one year, as of Aug. 14 researchers accounted for 324 dead manatees discovered in Florida waters. The deaths surpass the number of manatee



   

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MmAway M (519)
Monday August 24, 2009, 4:32 pm
Already knew that this was happening, they are such gentle giants and so curious that when they come up to feed the speed boats kill them or leave them to suffer with injuries...

Please visit this site...Started to but love these Manatees they are truly special and prsonally, I couldn't take a total peek at the article, thought it might upset me more than I am already....

Flordia, needs to take care of this....
 
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