Manatees in the South Fork New River
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aerial view of manateesThis group of manatees was photographed January 12th, 2006, traveling downstream on the South Fork New River. Most likely, these manatees are coming from the Fort Lauderdale Power Plant, where 284 were counted among its warm waters on January 8th.

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