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Why are manatees so fat?

Why are manatees so fat?

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When you look at a manatee, the first thing you notice is its size. The manatee is quite a large aquatic mammal, even more so when you observe it at.. read more

What are some cool facts about Manatees?

What are some cool facts about Manatees?

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An encounter with the large, lumbering manatees of the Gulf of Mexico is an experience you are sure to remember. At Captain Mike’s Swimming With the Manatees, we offer tailored.. read more

How to Snorkel like a Pro

How to Snorkel like a Pro

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Snorkeling is one of the most fun things you can do in Crystal River, Florida. It allows you to explore the beautiful crystal clear waters and check out amazing wildlife… read more

Where can I swim with manatees?

Where can I swim with manatees?

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They may not be as agile as dolphins or as strong as whales, but manatees are large, adorable and harmless creatures that are delightful to interact with. And with their.. read more

Are Dugongs and Manatees Related?

Are Dugongs and Manatees Related?

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Gray in color. Short oval shape. Two flippers and a tail. These are the features found in both manatees and dugongs. But the similarities do not end there. Manatees and.. read more

How many manatees are left in 2019?

How many manatees are left in 2019?

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The West Indian manatee is a large marine mammal often referred to as the “sea cow” due to its slow-moving nature and eating habit of consuming hundreds of pounds of.. read more

Manatee Tours in Crystal River, FL

Manatee Tours in Crystal River, FL

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Want a manatee tour In Crystal River like no other? No crowds. No waiting lines. No shoving for space in a boat packed with manic tourists. A unique, friendly, private.. read more

Can I snorkel with manatees?

Can I snorkel with manatees?

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Snorkeling can open new views of the world underwater. One of the best experiences for visitors to Florida is being able to swim and snorkel with manatees. What are manatees?.. read more

What Role Do Manatees Play in the Ecosystem?

What Role Do Manatees Play in the Ecosystem?

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Often referred to as “sentinel species,” manatees are an indicator of the overall health of their marine ecosystems. As residents of both freshwater and saltwater ecosystems, typically slow-moving bays, rivers,.. read more

What do manatees do?

What do manatees do?

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Manatees are huge aquatic, mostly herbivorous, mammals. They are called sea cows because they are generally peaceful and slow plant-eaters just like cows. Manatees graze on water vegetation, eating up.. read more