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S. Fla. Boaters Warned To Slow Down For Migrating Manatees

South Florida boaters are being reminded to slow down for migrating manatees.

CBS4–11/15/2012

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Manatee Released Back Into The Wild Off Islamorada

The first of three injured manatees which were nursed back to health at the Miami Seaquarium has been released back into the wild off Islamorada.

07/17/2012

President Barack Obama speaks about a payroll tax cut and unemployment insurance February 14, 2012 at the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building of the White House in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Three More Counties Get Assistance Due To Debby

More help is on the way for Floridians out of work due to Debby, with three more counties receiving unemployment assistance. Inside: How you can help the victims of Debby.

07/14/2012

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Boaters Urged To Slow For Manatees

South Florida boaters are being reminded to take it easy in the Intracoastal Waterway and other inland waters because manatees are still in their yearly migration.

02/19/2012

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Manatees Seek Warm Water Refuge

South Florida’s cold weather not only has residents and visitors shivering, it has the manatee population seeking warmer water in order to survive.

CBS4–01/04/2012

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Cold Snaps Took Toll On Manatee Numbers Once Again

South Florida’s often quick by severe cold snaps have taken their toll on the state’s manatee population once again.

CBS4–01/04/2012

(Source: Boynton Beach PD) $1 Million in Marijuana found on a boat in Boynton Beach by cops on a Manatee safety detail.

Checking Manatees, Patrol Finds $1 Million In Marijuana

A Boynton Beach Police Marine unit patrol working to educate boaters on manatee safety discovered something that weighed more than 1,300 pounds, but it wasn’t a sea cow.

CBS4–11/18/2011

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is investigating the death of manatee in Miami Beach.  (Source: CBS4)

Manatee Found Dead Behind Miami Beach Home

A deadly discovery early Wednesday morning in the Intracoastal Waterway in Miami Beach. Miami Beach police spokesman Juan Sanchez said just before 8 a.m. they received a call about a dead manatee floating near the Grand Beach Hotel.

CBS4–10/26/2011

(Photo Credit: CBS4) A manatee swims close to two beachgoers off Sunny Isles Beach.

Manatee Startles Beachgoers Out Of The Water

An early morning dip in the ocean off a South Florida beach turned into big surprise for a couple of beachgoers when a curious manatee got a bit too close for comfort.

07/19/2011

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Sex On The Beach

First one, then another sunbather on Hallandale Beach spotted what looked like someone, or some thing, in trouble. They saw a dark form in the shallow water, near the beach. They went to help, but were shocked by what they found.

03/18/2011

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