U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes Broadened Florida Manatee Protections in Kings Bay

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) announced today a proposal to
expand federal protection areas for manatees in Citrus County, Florida, by
creating a manatee refuge including all of Kings Bay in Crystal River. The
proposed area of the Kings Bay manatee refuge has not changed from what was
identified in the emergency designation.