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This website from Sea World is an information resource on the manatee. Excellent introduction to manatees including information on their classification, habitat, physical characteristics, diet, reproduction, conservation, and much more. Includes photographs and illustrations throughout. Site also provides a comprehensive list of books about manatees for the younger reader, and a classroom activity for grades 4-8, and one for grades 9-12. Site also features data concerning manatee population counts and causes of deaths.


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