Daily News header

Navigate with Care Manatees are There


Did you know that 80 million tourists visit Florida annually, and more than 1,000 people move to the state each day? With over one million registered boats in Florida, and 1/2 a million more boats from other states that also utilize Florida's waterways, there is a real concern for the well-being of the public, manatees, and other aquatic wildlife. The more educated the boating public can be before they go out on the waterways, the better for all. Boat traffic can double or even triple on busy holiday weekends in the summer. Speedboat collisions and propeller maiming are the major cause for manatee deaths.

Please help educate others. High resolution jpegs of the above ad are available in three different sizes, and all you have to do is e-mail me at jnearing@savethemanatee.org, and the PSAs will be e-mailed to you promptly. You can view all three ad sizes on the Press Resources page of our website at www.savethemanatee.org. You have our permission to reconfigure the ads to fit your available space if necessary. We also have a variety of generic ads available, and you can view them at www.savethemanatee.org/newsresources.htm.

Save the Manatee Club is the world's leading nonprofit manatee conservation organization, dedicated to protecting manatees and their habitat. Singer/songwriter Jimmy Buffett and former Florida Governor Bob Graham founded the organization back in 1981.

Adopt-A-Manatee!

Sign up for Paddle Tales, our free e-newsletter

  Please leave a comment here     If it does not display within 10 seconds, please refresh the page

Related World News News

The US reiterated its call for China to remove restrictions on activists' freedom of movement, and guarantee them freedoms under China's international human rights commitments.
Kimberly Jones investigates the Assad regimes systematic attacks on Douma (East Ghouta) and Hama.
Delhi, the largest Indian city and the second most populous city in the world has an estimated 1.27 crore voters to decide the fate of 150 candidates of several political parties.
Lebanon is known for its un-demarcated and porous border with Syria that offers opportunity for terrorist infiltration in both directions.
Nurit Greenger says there are great people in every generation, and tells a story of two of them.
It will take six weeks for final results to be disclosed considering the country's rugged terrain.

 

NewsBlaze Writers Of The Month



Popular Stories This Month

newsletter logo

NewsBlaze
Copyright © 2004-2014 NewsBlaze Pty. Ltd.
Use of this website is subject to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy  | DMCA Notice               Press Room   |    Visit NewsBlaze Mobile Site