Our mission is to protect endangered manatees and their aquatic habitat. Report injured manatees: 1-888-404-FWCC (3922) or *FWC or #FWC on your cell phone.
In order to accomplish our objective and goals we concentrate our efforts on reducing the negative impacts to manatees and their aquatic habitat caused by human activity through:
*Increasing public awareness and education.
*Sponsoring research, rescue, rehabilitation, and release efforts.
*Advocating for strong protection measures, such as boat speed zones and sanctuaries.
*Taking legal action when appropriate
We also assist scientists and educators in the Wider Caribbean, South America, and West Africa with their conservation efforts.
500 N Maitland Ave
Call: (800) 432-5646