Jul 27


by Staff

SeaWorld animal care specialists are a little bleary-eyed this week as they provide 24-hour care for a weeks-old, baby manatee. Orphaned by her mother, the female calf arrived at the park's rehabilitation center on July 24 after being rescued from the waters of Daytona Beach, Fla.

Jun 23

SeaWorld Rescues 20th Manatee In 2010

by Staff

Yesterday, SeaWorld Orlando's Animal Rescue Team successfully rescued a female endangered manatee from the waters of the National Canaveral Seashore near New Smyrna Beach, Fla.

Jun 18

SeaWorld Orlando Rescues and Releases Entangled Manatee

by Staff

SeaWorld Orlando's Animal Rescue Team came to the aid of an endangered male manatee that had its left pectoral flipper entangled in a crab trap line. After successfully untangling the animal's appendage, rescuers immediately returned the 6½-foot sea cow back into the waters of Palm Bay, FL.

May 19

SeaWorld Rescues 16th Manatee This Year

by Staff

This week, SeaWorld Orlando's Animal Rescue Team successfully rescued a manatee from a canal in Satellite Beach, FL.

manatee rescue

May 04

Manatees are a Girl’s Best Friend

by Staff

In 2000, a simple photo of an injured manatee and a veterinarian featured in a hometown newspaper captured the attention and awe of an 8-year-old girl in Colleyville, TX. The girl was Stephanie Cohen and the veterinarian was Dr. Scott Gearhart from SeaWorld Orlando.

Apr 07

SeaWorld Returns Manatee Back To Florida Waters

by Staff

On April 6, the SeaWorld Orlando Animal Rescue Team returned its eighth manatee back into Florida waters as followers on Twitter followed along. For the first time, SeaWorld live tweeted updates during the successful release via @seaworld_parks.

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