Florida manatee, Trichechus manatus latirostris, a subspecies of the West Indian manatee, endangered. Snorkelers observe manatees on a cool Florida day with a number gathered below around the warm springs. A calf swims actively into the warm sunlight. Horizontal orientation, reflections and polite, passive interaction. Three Sisters Springs, Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, Kings Bay, Crystal River, Citrus County, Florida USA.
- © Carol Grant - Oceangrant.com
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