Manatee Rescue in Palma Sola Bay (07/31/2002)

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Manatee Rescue in Palma Sola Bay (07/31/2002)

Manatee Rescue in Palma Sola Bay, Florida. Rescue was performed on July 31, 2002.


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Red tides have been documented along Florida's Gulf coast since the 1840s and likely occurred earlier. Fish kills around Tampa Bay were mentioned in the logs of Spanish explorers.

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