Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

Habitat

Habitat

Fish and Wildlife Research Institute studies a variety of marine wildlife, diverse habitats and their health. FWRI hopes to protect, sustain and nurture these resources and ensure a healthy environment to support a healthy economy.





FWC Facts:
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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