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LOOK: These Manatees Need Some Private Time

LOOK: These Manatees Need Some Private Time

David Fleshler  07.23.2013
Large, roly-poly mammals are common sights on South Florida beaches, but on Monday afternoon a group of them weren't of the human variety. Seven...
Proof That The Manatee May Be The Most Calming Creature Ever

Proof That The Manatee May Be The Most Calming Creature Ever

07.17.2013
Sometimes the only thing that will help is a sweet-faced, floating manatee. This is the claim of Calmingmanatee.com, a website that "summons"...
Mass Animal Deaths At Florida 'Killing Zone'

Mass Animal Deaths At Florida 'Killing Zone'

06.20.2013
Day after day, dolphins floated up dead, emaciated down to their skeletons. Florida's Indian River Lagoon, considered one of the most diverse...
WATCH: Chopper Catches Woman Doing The Unthinkable

WATCH: Chopper Catches Woman Doing The Unthinkable

05.24.2013
A news helicopter captured yet more manatee harassment in Florida, this time in Sarasota. Video shows a herd of manatees attracting nearby...
PHOTOS: Adopt Me!

PHOTOS: Adopt Me!

Amanda McCorquodale  05. 6.2013
Florida's unusually warm winter has created a deadly situation for the state's beloved manatee population. Warmer waters meant an earlier...
Horrible News For Our Favorite Animals

Horrible News For Our Favorite Animals

KEN KAYE  03.29.2013
Manatee deaths in Florida appear to be on a record pace and could reduce the gentle sea creatures' overall population to dangerous levels,...
Workers Struggle To Save Dying Manatees

Workers Struggle To Save Dying Manatees

03.14.2013
TAMPA, Fla., March 14 (Reuters) - Virginia Edmonds, standing in shallow water, used her legs to slowly nudge an ailing young manatee...
Red Tide Algae Kills Record Number Of Manatees

Red Tide Algae Kills Record Number Of Manatees

03.12.2013
MIAMI, March 11 (Reuters) - A red tide algae bloom has killed a record 174 manatees so far this year off Florida's southwest Gulf Coast,...
Daily Show: Tea Party STILL Wants Legal Manatee Rides

Daily Show: Tea Party STILL Wants Legal Manatee Rides

02.21.2013
The tea party's influence may have waned on a national level, but the movement's Dr. Michael Coffman isn't giving up on an ongoing fight...
Pictures Of The Day: 20th February 2013

Pictures Of The Day: 20th February 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker  02.19.2013
The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland,...
Family Facebook Photos Lead To Arrest

Family Facebook Photos Lead To Arrest

02.19.2013
A Florida family turned a trip to Taylor Creek in St. Lucie County into their own private petting zoo in January, authorities report, and...
Man Arrested After Posting Pictures Of Himself Playing With A Manatee On Facebook

Man Arrested After Posting Pictures Of Himself Playing With A Manatee On Facebook

Sara C Nelson  02.19.2013
A man has been arrested after he posted pictures of himself playing with a manatee on Facebook. The images show Ryan William Waterman...
LOOK: Celestial Wonder Looks Uncannily Like Animal

LOOK: Celestial Wonder Looks Uncannily Like Animal

01.19.2013
By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 01/19/2013 09:45 AM EST on SPACE.com A watery-looking nebula in deep space is being renamed after the...
Hundreds Of Manatees At Risk

Hundreds Of Manatees At Risk

David Fleshler  12.24.2012
Cold weather drove hundreds of manatees to seek sanctuary this weekend in the warm-water discharge zones of South Florida power plants. An...
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