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Water Pumped Into Tampa Bay Puts Manatee Habitats At Risk
Image from: US Fish and Wildlife Service

Water Pumped Into Tampa Bay Puts Manatee Habitats At Risk

Florida’s coast is dotted with fragile marine sanctuaries and sea grass beds that help nurture the state’s thriving marine and tourism economy. Those near Port Manatee now face a risk of algal blooms over the next few weeks.

Manatees Under Threat From Peruvian Hunters

Biologists say manatees in Peru's Amazon rainforest are in danger of extinction. A wildlife organization is trying to save the animals, but one of the biggest threats to their existence is a part of Peruvian culture. Even though