Manatee Down-listing Public Comment Ends April 6th

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has announced plans to downlist the West Indian manatee from endangered to a less-serious status of threatened under the Endangered Species Act. The Service has asked for public comment on the issue, and time is running out to make your voice heard! April 6th is the last day to submit your comments here:!documentDetail;D=FWS-R4-ES-2015-0178-0001.

For more information on this issue, click the links below to download these supplementary documents:

West Indian Manatee Risk Management

West Indian Manatee Habitat

West Indian Manatee Carrying Capacity

Save the Manatee Club Position