Posted by: Sandy Steinman | February 4, 2020

The Shocking Number of Florida Manatees Killed by Boats Last Year

The Revelator reports

An estimated 531 manatees died in Florida waters in the past 12 months. That’s a significant decrease from the number of deaths in 2018, when 824 manatees died, but it still represents a nearly 10% loss to their population in the state.

Read story at The Shocking Number of Florida Manatees Killed by Boats Last Year • The Revelator


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