The population growth of manatees in recent years has prompted the federal government to remove them from the endangered species list, changing their official status to “threatened.”
In celebration of Manatee Appreciation Month, here are five facts to share about these loveable mammals!
In case you weren’t already enamored with them, we’ve compiled this list of reasons to care about one of our planet’s most lovable mammals.
A manatee was sighted in the Chesapeake Bay last night.
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