FC: Option C: Save the Manatees By Sara Ceruti
2: My Environment and me
3: My Environment & Me. | I depend on my environment in many ways. I depend on my environment for drinking water and food to survive. I depend on my environment for breathing oxygen. I enjoy visiting the beach! So I depend on my environment for the sun
4: Protecting our Environment Manatees .
5: The Florida Manatee is an example of a species that needs protection. Florida marine animal. The Largest population of manatees were found in Fl, where there are over 3,000 individuals . Since manatees spend there life in water, Climate change poses, significant threats to their well being.
6: Higher temperatures in The Gulf coast has lead to an increase in toxic algae blooms, such as the red tide that killed more than 150 manatees in 1996
9: manatees | Protecting manatees
10: Saving the Florida Manatees
11: The Florida Manatee Became Endangered In March Of 1967, Most of them aren't Endangered But some are. | Take Pre-Caution to when your in a manatee zone in a boat. Manatees are dying everyday due to people disposing there trash in rivers and canals. | Manatees eat over 100 pounds of water plants a day. That's why people should not feed manatees there harmful food.
12: How Can We Help?
13: I choose to do research on the Florida manatee because, they are endangered and so cute. No one should hurt these innocent animals | Manatees are large aquatic animals on the edge of extinction. They are gentle herbivores that spend most of there time grazing in shallow waters. | They are no harm to humans. But because of there necessity to live in shallow waters. Humans have become a great threat to manatees.
14: MY S O U R C E S
15: http://www.helium.com/items/1288582-manatee-manatees-save-the-manatee-how-to-save-the-manatee-animal-charity-animal-conservation & http://www.virtualexplorers.org/belize/belize_bkgd.htm