Chilly temperatures are rekindling a manatee die-off in Central Florida’s Indian River.
“Winter is here,” said Martine de Wit, a state veterinarian and scientist.
Along a Brevard County piece of the Indian River on Thursday, which turned warmer and sunny, a snapshot of the ominous, protracted plight of manatees came into vivid focus.
A pair of manatee calves lingered side by side nearly motionlessly in sun-pierced…
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