Manatee graveyard: Florida surpasses grim milestone of 1,000 manatee deaths in 2021

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Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Manatees have fared worst along the east coast, where one-fifth of the population likely was lost this year. Brevard County's stretch of the Indian River Lagoon was the deadliest hotspot, where at least 327 manatees have died through Nov. 12, data show.

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