Part of the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan was going to cost manatees in South Florida a key warm water shelter. So wildlife managers developed a series of warm water pools as a substitute, which the animals are now enjoying. Manatees cannot tolerate temperatures below 68 degrees Fahrenheit for extended periods of time.
Manatees Need Warm Water »
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