Manatees and Seagrass

Manatee Mortality Event Along the East Coast: 2020-2022

About the Exhibit:

Visitors to Manatee Lagoon may ask, “What’s happening to manatees in Florida?” According to Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, there has been a high level of manatee mortalities. This exhibit aims to teach visitors about what contributes to the loss of seagrass as well as steps everyone can take to help. For even more information, please visit our Protect Manatees page.