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Beachgoers can help biologists monitor spawning horseshoe crabs

March 16, 2012 

These "living fossils" are a vital part of a marine ecosystem as well as important to the biomedical industry. 

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Manatees feed for 6 to 8 hours daily, consuming about 4 to 9 percent of their body weight in wet vegetation, such as seagrass and other aquatic plants.

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