Holy (Sea) Cow!

December 2009
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;
This article reports on the case of a 1,100-pound manatee heading south to Florida that was found in a creek in New Jersey. It is noted that the creek's cold water will do harm to the animal. Rescuers brought the manatee to an animal clinic at the Miami Seaquarium in Florida. According to Chuck Underwood of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the sea cow will be released into Florida waters once it is better.


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