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:
The organism that causes red tide in Florida, Karenia brevis, owes its name to a state researcher of harmful algal blooms, Dr. Karen Steidinger.

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