Field Notes

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Deadly Algae Bloom Known as “Red Tide” Killing Hundreds of Manatees

Series Producer Marsha Walton provides a very sad update on Florida manatees.  The past few months have been excruciating for the scientists and volunteers who work with Florida’s manatees. Instead of documenting which animals have returned to their winter homes, and which moms have new babies, they are instead retrieving …

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