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Manatee - Wikipedia

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Manatees (family Trichechidae, genus Trichechus) are large, fully aquatic, mostly herbivorous marine mammals sometimes known as sea cows. There are three ...

Manatees, Manatee Pictures, Manatee Facts - National Geographic

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Learn all you wanted to know about manatees with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.

Florida Manatee | Basic Facts About Florida Manatees | Defenders ...

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Learn about the size, diet, population, range, behavior and other fascinating facts about Florida manatees.

Manatee Facts - Save the Manatee Club

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Description: West Indian manatees are large, gray aquatic mammals with bodies that taper to a flat, paddle-shaped tail. They have two forelimbs, called flippers, ...

Florida Manatee | Preserving Manatee Habitat | Defenders of Wildlife

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As Florida's human population increases and waterfront development continues, manatees are losing the habitats they rely on to survive.

The Magnificent Manatee

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Manatees are now quite rare. Perhaps only 2,500 are left in the USA. In ancient times, sailors mistook them for mermaids or sirens on account of their long tails.

Manatees: Facts, Information & Pictures - Live Science

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Nov 12, 2014 ... Manatees live in the water, but evolved from four-legged marine mammals, and they are vulnerable in the wild because of their slow ...

Kids Manatee Facts - Dolphin Research Center

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Kids can learn about manatees, dolphins, sea lions, and marine mammals. Dolphin camp, riddles, puzzles and dolphin facts.

Florida Manatee: an Endangered Species - Bagheera

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The manatee is a large, bulky aquatic mammal with flippered forelimbs and a spatula-shaped tail. Manatees can grow to 12 feet in length and weigh up to 3500 ...

5 Great Places to See Florida Manatees| VisitFlorida.com

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Manatees roam the waters of southeast Florida from April through October -- but when things get a bit chilly, they head to places like freshwater springs, where ...