manatees

July 14, 2016

Why are Florida’s manatees dying again?

By Nicole Orttung An “unusual mortality event” has reared its head again in Florida’s Indian River Lagoon, claiming the lives of nine manatees since the end […]
April 7, 2016

Thousands plead to retain endangered status for beloved Florida sea cows

BY TONY PUGH tpugh@mcclatchydc.com WASHINGTON — On the final day for public comment on whether to downgrade the West Indian Manatee from “endangered” to “threatened,” the […]
March 26, 2016

OUR VIEW: Another crisis for Indian River Lagoon

“They’re ba-aack.” It’s a famous line from a scary movie that appropriately describes the horror going on in the Indian River Lagoon system — and provides […]