Manatee Deaths

"Red Tide" Killing Manatees In Record Numbers"This is probably going to be the worst [manatee] die-off in history." That's the grim news from Martine DeWit, a veterinarian who oversees Florida's marine mammal pathology laboratory.
Cold Snaps Took Toll On Manatee Numbers Once AgainSouth Florida’s often quick by severe cold snaps have taken their toll on the state’s manatee population once again.
Cold Blast In Early 2010 Took Toll On ManateesThe cold weather earlier this year led to a record high number of manatee deaths in 2010.