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Frequently Asked Questions
Students Ask and Experts Answer
Contributed by Manatee Expert Nancy Sadusky
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Ways to use in the Classroom

Characteristics

  • size
  • weight
  • body systems
  • senses
  • communication
  • physiology
  • other physical characteristics

Life Cycle

  • longevity
  • birth and growth
  • reproduction and young
  • heredity
  • parenting behavior

Ecology

  • habitat and range
  • niche
  • food
  • enemies
  • adaptations
  • migration
  • populations
  • distribution
  • ecosystems

Conservation

  • threats/human impacts
  • habitat loss
  • conservation status
  • historic population size
  • conservation efforts, etc.


Characteristics

Life Cycle

Ecology

Food

Behavioral Adaptations: Migration

Conservation

Other



Special thanks Nancy Sadusky, Save the Manatee Club for providing her time and expertise.
Nancy Sadusky
Communications Director
Save the Manatee Club
500 N. Maitland Ave.
Maitland, FL 32751
For more information or to Adopt-A-Manatee:
1-800-432-JOIN (5646)

 

 
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