Going to see the “Tees”

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The water was very clear.

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A mana “tee” heading for the bridge.

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This one looks like he was covered in hairs.

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Tourists swimming with the manatees.

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Lots of manatees were close to the bridge in the park.

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Coming up for air.

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Through the glass at the underwater viewing area.

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This big guy should be under water. He was warming himself up as the sun was hitting the gravel.

A few pictures from my annual winter trip to Homosassa Springs Wildlife Life Park. An hour north of Tampa, this park has a lot of fun animals including tons of manatees that head into the warm springs to stay warm for the winter.  You can take a boat out and swim with the manatees or just walk over them on a bridge. You can get up close here without getting wet. The park is full of birds, both wild and permanent residents that are injured.  More on those later.

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