Friday, October 30, 2009
The manatee that we've named Ilya has finally returned to Florida, where she will have a new home, at least temporarily, at the Miami Seaquarium. Although feared lost to hypothermia following two storms, Ilya turned up off the coast of New Jersey. She was then airlifted to Miami aboard a Coast Guard C-130. Read the story from the Associated Press...Here. Or, read about Ilya in the Boston Examiner.