Ellen Cuylaerts

God is a manatee, nature is my religion

We spend 3 wonderful days with the manatees of Crystal River.
When temperatures in the Gulf drop, the manatees swim up the river to find warmer water in the springs. Despite their huge bodies, they have a tiny layer of insulation and getting cold could mean death.

Magnificent animals, I lost my heart!

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