Florida Manatees

Maryland,
United States
The manatees are a truly unique and interesting animal - an American original and treasure.
Because of its gentle nature and seemingly friendly to humans
United Kingdom
Peace slow relaxed. Everything is go go go.
Florida,
United States
The manatees are endangered by the increasing popularity of boating and fishing.
California,
United States
Manatees look prehistoric. When they get hit by boats, its a collision of the past and present... and the present is winning, unfortunately. WE CAN HELP!!!!
Michigan,
United States
My favorite animal is a manatee. They are just so cute, especially in the picture!
Florida,
United States
Endangered Florida mammal.
Florida,
United States
The manatee are being injured by the speeding beats. So sad and preventable!
Switzerland
because it has a sad face, meaning it is going extinct.
California,
United States
The manatee looks so sad! :(
Pennsylvania,
United States
I voted for the manatee because they are facing numerous struggles.
Pennsylvania,
United States
They are run over by speed boats and are too slow to get away and unfortunately are killed.
Pennsylvania,
United States
Because they are awesome! And people don't appreciate them and they are being injured.
Georgia,
United States
I grew up in Florida on the Indian River. We would regularly see those lovely creatures. Now it's rare.
New York,
United States
There are very few in the world :-(
United States
They are slow docile creatures whose natural habitat is impaired by modern marine developments such as boating and uneducated, unaware boat drivers.
Florida,
United States
Not many people are aware of these gentle giants and how sweet they are, but they are hurt or killed by boats each year.
District Of Columbia,
United States
I came from the Caribbean and I love manatees and want them to stay.
California,
United States
they are easily killed by propellors.
Ohio,
United States
Because they are going extinct from human consumption and greed. :(

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