Una’s flippers were ensnared in fishing line for three years before she was able to be treated. Discarded fishing line and plastic are dangers to manatees. Photo ©Wayne Hartley, Save the Manatee Club.
Manatee photo ©David Schrichte/manateepics.com
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He has been visiting Blue Spring State Park in the winter since 1976. Sometimes he even stops by in the summer.
Florida Residents: Please urge Governor DeSantis to Veto SB 7068 and HB 7103, both of which are damaging bills.
Planning a getaway in Florida? Don’t forget to mind the manatees! We offer free resources for boaters and shoreline property owners.
What happens to a manatee after it is rescued? Get the answer from Wayne Hartley, Save the Manatee Club's Manatee Specialist.