Alligators will give manatees the right of way if they are swimming near each other.

Alligators will give manatees the right of way if they are swimming near each other.

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SEE IT: This manatee searching for algae in Florida looks like it's giving kisses -- and our hearts...

The folks from See Through Canoe captured the moment a manatee swam under their boat in St....

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Manatee deaths in Florida | 1290 WJNO

Bottom Line: It’s not the news we’d have hoped for from the Florida, Fish and Wildlife Commission. The previous record set just last year, was 124 deaths...

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WATCH: Manatees try to stay warm at Blue Spring State Park

The cooler weather in Central Florida is bringing manatees to the warmer waters of Blue Spring State...

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5 Things to Know: "Adopting" a Blue Spring Manatee

More than 508 were counted Friday at Blue Spring

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“This is the first time we’ve been at Manatee Park where we actually see manatees,” laughed seasonal...

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As manatees migrate, rescuers ready to step in

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Boats lead all causes of manatee deaths in 2019, top five-year average

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Manatees rescued in Savannah River

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A deadly trend: Boats top all causes of manatee deaths in 2019

This file photos shows a group of manatees in a canal where discharge from a nearby Florida Power &...

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101 Things to Love about Orlando and Central Florida (2019) | Commentary

Giving thanks for Central Florida: “101 Things to Love about Orlando.” Readers offered hundreds of...

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One day after delivering Tallahassee's first measurable snowfall in decades, Winter Storm Grayson's...

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Stranded manatee and calf found in St. Simons golf course pond

A mother manatee and her calf were rescued after being found in a golf course pond in St. Simons...

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Stranded manatee mom and calf rescued from Sea Palms pond

A manatee mother and her calf spent a dangerously chilly weekend stranded in a water hazard at Sea...

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Despite emails, Citrus County not worried about New York Times controversy impact

Times has become a potential threat to local tourism. The county’s Visitors Bureau is already...

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Florida will lose manatee warm-water habitats in coming years, officials warn

Cold weather can be life or death for Florida’s favorite marine mammal. Unfortunately, experts say...

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Where to see manatees in Florida this winter

Manatees are packing up and heading to the warmer waters of Florida for the winter. During this time of year, more than 7,000 manatees travel to the...

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Manatees are finding fewer & fewer warm water spots

WPTV is committed to Protecting Paradise. WAKULLA COUNTY, Fla.-- A once rare manatee sighting in Wakulla Springs seems to be more and more frequent these...

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Manatee dies on Huguenot Park beach

A manatee died Tuesday before it could be rescued at Huguenot Park and two other manatees were pulled from dangerously cold waters off St. Simons Island....

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Bird Key, a trash-tarnished rookery in Biscayne Bay with a regal past, finally shines again

You’ve landed on Bird Key, Biscayne Bay’s oldest deserted island, where tropical birds chatter...

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Pinellas, waits, watches, worries as Red Tide lingers off the bay

Despite last week's prediction that the lingering Red Tide might move north, the toxic algae bloom...

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The Best Islands to Visit in 2020

Follow this advice to be two steps ahead of the pack.

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Rescued manatees make public debut at Miami Seaquarium

Spookey and Plantaina made their debut in Virginia Key around 10:30 a.m., Thursday. Spookey was...

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Opposition is mounting to a plan for filling in three acres of a Rocky Point lagoon to build luxury...

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Andreas Moraitis crossed the finish line of the St. Anthony’s Triathlon Sunday morning and then...

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After New York Times vote, tourists boycott Citrus County, emails claim

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‘Waves’ immerses us in a family unaware of the trouble ahead

Seems like nearly every other scene in “Waves” takes us to the water, in so many different ways. A...

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Tomas Diagne is a finalist in this year's TUSK Award for Conservation in Africa. “For 30 years, we...

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Rarely has a movie’s title been so apt as that of “Waves,” a film that makes you feel like you’ve...

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The toxic algal bloom red tide is back and dead fish are washing up on the shores of southwest...

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Dozens of Manatees Escape Cold in Florida Canal

Dozens of manatees have found their way into the warm waters of a canal near a power station in Florida.

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Zoo Tampa asks for help protecting manatees during Manatee Awareness Month

November is Manatee Awareness Month. Currently there are 14 manatees at ZooTampa being nursed back...

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Manatees gather for warmth at Blue Spring State Park

Manatees were gathering for warmth at Blue Spring State Park in Orange City on Monday.

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Manatees on the move as water temperatures drop

Month and while these sea cows are on the move the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission wants to be on alert. Over time Florida has gone to...

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Sign of Cooler Weather: Manatees Return to Blue Spring State Park

27 manatees counted Saturday.

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Feel young again in 'Old Florida'

Editor's Note — A few of the places mentioned in this article, first published in 2014, sustained damage in 2018's Hurricane Michael. Well, don't give up on Florida as a destination just yet ...

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Amid Trump-NYT controversy, everyone has a thought for Citrus County

Former New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson was frustrated when he called Citrus County’s...

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Watch this manatee frolic under a water sprinkler off the Outer Banks

Before their kayaking tour, a couple spotted a manatee near a dock in Kitty Hawk Bay on North...

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Manatee Coffee Partnership with Save the Manatee Club Reaches Milestone

SANIBEL, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 8, 2019--

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Richard Cerutti, who unearthed a mastodon and other archaeological treasures, dies at 78

Respected for his keen eye and delicate touch with a rock pick, Mr. Cerutti died Nov. 3 of...

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Clearwater Marine Aquarium partners up for manatee, turtle and whale research

After five years of planning to expand its area of research, the Clearwater Marine Aquarium...

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Manatee viewing center in Apollo Beach reopens today

When the temperature of Tampa Bay drops below 68 degrees, manatees seek warmth in the outflow canal at TECO’s Big Bend Power Station. Lately, water...

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Where do your backyard birds migrate in the winter?

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Manatee found swimming in cold waters of Owl Creek in Virginia Beach

The Virginia Aquarium is urging the public to refrain from chasing manatees after one found its way...

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Look out, Florida: manatees are on the move!

Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is reminding the public to slow down and look out for these large aquatic mammals. During this time of...

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