Our Opposition to Manatee Reclassification

Please click the following link to read Save the Manatee Club's official comments to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service from Dr. Katie Tripp, Save the Manatee Club Director of Science and Conservation.
Date: September 1, 2014

You can also read opinion editorials on this topic below and sign up for our action alerts. We'll be engaging our Action Team members as updates are available and your support is needed.


Opinion Editorials


2016

No Time to Celebrate: Manatees’ Future Far from Certain
Read our op-ed from Dr. Katie Tripp, Save the Manatee Club Director of Science and Conservation,
on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's recent proposal to downlist all West Indian manatees
from endangered to threatened.
Date: January 12, 2016

2015

Higher Manatee Count Simply Means We Have More to Protect
Read an op-ed from Dr. Katie Tripp, Save the Manatee Club Director of Science and Conservation
Date: March 23, 2015

2014

On Manatees, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Should Consider
Cautionary Tale of the Indian River Lagoon
Read an opinion-editorial piece by Nathaniel P. Reed,
former Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Fish and Wildlife and Parks
and current Vice Chairman of the Everglades Foundation
Date: August 28, 2014

Manatee Review Should Consider ALL the Facts
Read an op-ed from Dr. Katie Tripp, Save the Manatee Club Director of Science and Conservation
Date: July 17, 2014

After Record Losses, What’s in Store for Manatees in 2014?
Read an op-ed from Dr. Katie Tripp, Save the Manatee Club Director of Science and Conservation
Date: February 11, 2014

2013


The Record You Don't Want To Break
Read an op-ed from Dr. Katie Tripp, Save the Manatee Club Director of Science and Conservation
Date: October 31, 2013

Record Deaths, Mysterious Mortality — Ongoing Threats Make Manatee Recovery Tenuous
Read an op-ed from Dr. Katie Tripp, Save the Manatee Club Director of Science and Conservation
Date: May 9, 2013

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