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Manatee Rescue in Palma Sola Bay (07/31/2002)

Manatee Rescue in Palma Sola Bay, Florida. Rescue was performed on July 31, 2002.

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FWC Facts:
Biologists estimate 10,000-14,000 sturgeon live in the Suwannee River. Adult populations in other Gulf Coast rivers range from a few hundred to about 2,000.

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