Oceanographic Magazine

More than 300 Florida manatees dead in first six weeks of 2021

by Oceanographic Magazine | February 24, 2021
“According to recent state statistics posted by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), the first six weeks of 2021 have seen extremely high mortality rates of Florida’s manatees. Between January 1 and February 12, 2021, 317 manatees have died, according to ...