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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:
Sea turtles are born with the instinct to move in the direction of the most open horizon. On a natural beach, this direction is toward the ocean.

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