"Spike" the Manatee Back In Open Waters (6/6/2002)

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"Spike" the Manatee Back In Open Waters (6/6/2002)


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FWC Facts:
Manatees feed for 6 to 8 hours daily, consuming about 4 to 9 percent of their body weight in wet vegetation, such as seagrass and other aquatic plants.

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