Florida Chill Draws Hundreds of Manatees to Warm Spring

Wildlife officials say it's the largest consistent gathering of manatees at the Florida location in recent history.
1:37 | 02/10/16

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The water hear it for them even though is only 72 degrees is a warm bath for them as a way for them to remain warm political fronts move through. Officials say this is the largest consisting gathering of manatees they've ever seen here. More than 500. That gathered at times they float like giant boulders in the scenic three sisters springs. And cats to Bob. Maine so many manatees attract quite a crap people are able to get views on the deck all the way around this brings. There are also tour boats anchored giving is close to the kid. The Pickering Stanley from Atlanta just got out of the water after snorkeling to the next few in this. Waters Philip manatees in his case is literally put away from you is is experience there are strict rules in this area you can't touch demanded teeter even swim after that and when it's this crowded in the interior of the springs officials can't allow any people on the water try to find out balances. A little difficult sometimes. How many is too many common amenities is too many to allow recreation some of the concerns in the questions that we address in the day to day basis here. Everywhere you look there are men can hear the video doesn't he would get if you really become. See for yourself. We hadn't decided to do this what we got it on Disney World it is that worked out perfectly and look what we. I came upon it beautiful there have been ongoing talks about putting a limit altogether and how many people can swim in the spring during the open season. Saturday the great chance to see them and there is free admission three sisters and shuttle buses to get you here. In Crystal River air wax there ABC action news.

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