Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

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Ground Cover Restoration Data Collection

Biologists Johanna Freeman (left), Shawn Clemens, Michael Stevens, and Kent Williges (right) scrutinize all plant species present in a Ground Cover Restoration field plot.


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FWC Facts:
The average Florida manatee is about 10 ft. long and close to 1,200 lbs. They can reach up to 13 ft. and 3,500 lbs. Calves are 3-4 ft. long & weigh 60-70 lbs. at birth.

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