5 Places Manatees are Found

Citrus County


Citrus County is the "Manatee Capital of the World," the only place in Florida to swim with manatees.

Three Sisters Springs, Crystal River


Three Sister Springs is one of the most renowned manatee hotspots and the largest winter sanctuary for manatees on the Gulf Coast.

Manatee Springs State Park, Chiefland


Manatee Springs State Park is perfect for seeing West Indian manatees which swim upriver to the warm spring waters.

Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, Spring Hill


 Weeki Wachee Spring State Park has West Indies manatees observed in the spring during the winter months.

Manatee Observation  Center, Fort Pierce


The Florida manatee is found at the Manatee Observation and Instructional Center in Fort Pierce, on Florida's east coast.

Explore the five locations where you can glance at these gentle giants in their natural environment.  Click on the link below and read full article.