manatees

Manatees

by Susan Sargent | October 2, 2012
The endangered Florida manatee has made only tenuous progress toward recovery, principally due to lawsuits. And that progress has been reversed in the last few years due to toxic algae and removal of protections.  With a population hovering under 6000 animals, according to 2018  ...

Manatee Safeguard Limits Undermine Effectiveness

by Susan Sargent | August 22, 2011
Pending Kings Bay Manatee Refuge Long Overdue but May Be Too Little Too Late ...

Make Emergency Manatee Measures Stronger and Permanent

by Susan Sargent | February 17, 2011
115 Manatee Deaths So Far in 2011; Emergency Safeguards Lapse in Mid-March ...

Feds Announce Emergency Rule to Protect Manatees

by Susan Sargent | November 5, 2010
Expanded Manatee Refuge and Winter Limits on Boating, Swimming and Fishing ...

New Lawsuit Looms for Manatee Protection

by Susan Sargent | March 29, 2010
Record Mortality Cited in Legal Notice Seeking Sanctuary Designation ...