Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

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Research Publications

Find publication information about papers, journal articles, reports, and other documents detailing manatee research.



Marine Mammal Publications

View a bibliography of publications by staff members in the marine mammal subsection.

First Statewide Abundance Estimate of the Florida Manatee

This new abundance survey is a benchmark achievement in monitoring Florida manatees.


FWC Facts:
Scientists can determine the age of a fish by counting growth rings, similar to growth rings of a tree, on otoliths, the “inner ear bones” of fish.

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