red tide http://wlrn.org en Red Tide Claims 170 Manatees, But South Florida Population Should Be Spared http://wlrn.org/post/red-tide-claims-170-manatees-south-florida-population-should-be-spared <p>One of Florida's most beloved endangered species is facing a tough end to the winter. State wildlife officials have confirmed the deaths of more than 170 <a href="http://ecos.fws.gov/speciesProfile/profile/speciesProfile.action?spcode=A007" target="_blank">manatees</a> in Southwest Florida as red tide impacts regional populations of the gentle water-dwelling mammals.</p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 11:01:34 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 10926 at http://wlrn.org Red Tide Claims 170 Manatees, But South Florida Population Should Be Spared