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Manatee

Trichechus manatus latirostris

Habitat:

Brackish water. Intracoastal waterway. Canals.

Notes:

When the temp drops here in FL the manatees all huddle up in this shallow little side canal near our house. It's always amazing to see. Cool animals!

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11 Comments

duttagupta35504
duttagupta35504 7 years ago

You're so lucky to having been able to see something like this!

Glen Marks
Glen Marks 7 years ago

Great shot!

Carol Snow Milne
Carol Snow Milne 7 years ago

What a wonderful sight!

WOW!! Thank you for sharing such a beautiful picture, QuigCrew. Incredible, what a sight!!

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

Congrats QuigsCrew, your spotting is featured in the Project Noah blog http://blog.projectnoah.org/post/4641997...

Liam
Liam 8 years ago

Wow. What a cool sight to see in your yard!

p.young713
p.young713 8 years ago

Thanks for joining the Manatee Mission!! This is a awesome photo!!

p.young713
p.young713 8 years ago

This would be a great addition to the Florida Manatee mission! Please consider joining! http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8472......

CynthiaMHori
CynthiaMHori 9 years ago

so wonderful to see . Thanks

auntnance123
auntnance123 9 years ago

Wonderful photo! I haven't seen this since moving from Merritt Island.

Carolina
Carolina 9 years ago

Woah!

QuigCrew
Spotted by
QuigCrew

Satellite Beach, Florida, USA

Spotted on Dec 6, 2010
Submitted on Mar 6, 2011

Spotted for Mission

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