Tagged: manatee

SeaWorld Orlando Rescues Juvenile Manatee for Second Time

On February 12, SeaWorld Rescue Team reported that an orphaned manatee previously rescued and rehabilitated in 2015 is back at SeaWorld Orlando, after teams were alerted to serious weight loss in the young male. Orphaned and underweight, Buckeye was first in Daytona Beach in September 2015. He spent over two years...

SeaWorld Receives First Cold-Stressed Manatee of 2019

On January 29, SeaWorld Orlando’s critical care animal hospital received the first manatee of 2019 stressed out by the cold, signifying the wide-reaching effects of the plunging temperatures hitting the southern U.S. Rescued by Florida Fish and Wildlife, Sea2Shore, and a local chapter of the Save the Manatee Club in...