Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

Manatee Calf Rescue on April 2, 2009

FWC biologists rescue a tiny manatee calf from the Withlachoochee River on April 2.


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FWC Facts:
Just like fish, blue crabs use gills to breathe. But unlike fish, blue crabs can survive out of water for over 24 hours, as long as their gills are kept moist.

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