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  • Challenge Question #1

    Lisa McGinley (
    Mon, 10 Feb 1997 13:32:29 -0500

    Dear Sirena Project,
    I think the reason the scientist mobilized quickly was to locate all the
    manatees. Manatees are warmblooded and when exposed to cold
    temperatures for very long periods of time could maybe suffer from
    hypothermia. They may have been worried about any young manatees
    that may be injured by cold temperatures, also.

    Thank you,