SeaWorld Orlando expands rescue capacity for manatees

Posted Friday, February 18, 2022 10:28 AM | Contributed by Jeff

SeaWorld is ramping up its efforts to help Florida’s manatees after 2021 proved to be a record-breaking year for manatee deaths. Researchers say manatees around the state, but mostly here in the Indian River Lagoon, are starving to death. The sea grass they eat killed off by pollution. Emergency pools will allow them to take in 20 more animals.

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Sunday, February 20, 2022 2:42 PM

Maybe they should’ve done this BEFORE offering to buy Cedar Fair. It might’ve been a game changer.

But then again, what do I know?

Sunday, February 20, 2022 9:59 PM

Now if only they expanded capacity on their rides and utilized multiple train ops on signature B&M roller coasters in the theme park capital of the world.

Sunday, February 20, 2022 10:07 PM
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Put the zoological staff in charge, I'm sure they'd do a better job at operations.

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Tuesday, February 22, 2022 12:56 PM

Based on what you all describe, they could put the manatees in charge and they'd do a better job.


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