Manatee Research

Manatee Research

Manatee Scientific Research There are still many unanswered questions about the manatee even though they has been plenty of research about them. For example we don’t understand why some manatee mothers abandon their calf. For the most part, they have an amazing...
Manatee Social Structure

Manatee Social Structure

Manatee Social Behavior Since the manatee usually lives alone, they don’t have too much of a social structure for us to learn about. However, we do know that the males are quite aggressive when it comes to mating. We also know that the females take very good care of...
Manatee Species

Manatee Species

Manatee Species Overview There is a debate about there being three or four species of manatees. Since it isn’t known for sure, I think it is only right to touch on all four of them here. The manatee species that have been identified are the Florida Manatee, the West...