An alligator and a manatee at Blue Spring State Park in Florida. Photo ©Patrick M. Rose, Save the Manatee Club.
Avena the manatee is released on July 20, 2021 in Sebastian, Florida. Photo courtesy Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.
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She has been rescued and treated for monofilament entanglement multiple times. Una visits Blue Spring State Park in the winter. Learn more and see photos and video.
Mandy and her son Manilow were released back into their natural habitat at Blue Spring State Park this week. Mandy had to be rescued after she become extremely emaciated.
Listen to an in-depth podcast featuring SMC's Executive Director Patrick Rose talking about the record manatee mortality, manatee facts, what is being done, and what people can do.
Can manatees be left or right flippered? Watch our short video and get the the answer from Wayne Hartley, SMC Manatee Specialist.