The long weekend is fast approaching and some people are heading to Florida’s coasts for a vacation at the beach. As Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Olivia Link reports, the probability of a shark attack increases during this time.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/MemorialSharks.mp3]
Every winter thousands of manatees migrate through Florida’s waterways for warm water and food. This year the seagrass beds have been insufficient in supply, causing at least 540 manatees to die.