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Geographic information systems-based analysis of manatee mortality in Everglades National Park

Abstract

The present study focuses on the patterns of anthropogenic deaths of the Florida manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris), Florida’s official state marine mammal, within the boundaries of Everglades National Park. 2,517 more words

Science

Day 2: Alligators And Manatees

For years we’ve been going to our condo in Florida, and we always see alligators in ponds and small lakes around the area. Recently, they’ve started removing the alligators for safety reasons. 188 more words

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The Duckling Dialogues - M

Manatees mumble
about the world around them
masking their wisdom –
is their bumbling innocent?
con artists of the waters
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from The Duckling Dialogues by Tiny Fawns

Poetry

Florida Via Good Ol’ Red Bay, Alabama!

With the kids all gone back to the state of Lunacy (AKA: California), we stayed just a bit longer in the Nashville area but moved over to Two Rivers RV Park which was just a few hundred yards down the road from the KOA. 1,725 more words

Florida

Melbourne, FL

One thing about Titusville is it has many small parks along the river. In one of the parks, I found this little alligator in a fenced in area. 261 more words

Travel Adventure

The annual visit to the manatees

One of the fun outdoor things to do when my sisters are here for Christmas is to drive over to the Tampa Electric Company to see the manatees. 200 more words

Florida Animals

Sea Cows & Truffle Fries

“I’m looking for something specific,” she said entering the shop through the french doors that connect our boutique to the one next door. As a shopkeeper this is very good or very bad news. 933 more words