The Last Spring: Protecting Florida’s Manatees

August 08, 2014 04:34 PM
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In 2013 a record 829 manatee deaths were attributed to cold shock, underscoring the importance of these last few springs to this endangered mammal’s survival.

Huffington Post: Tripods in the Mud, Manatees

May 05, 2011 01:19 PM
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A flight donated by LightHawk helped Neil Ever Osborne create a current day assessment of this charismatic species and the challenges it faces living in close proximity to heavily populated areas. This partnership between iLCP photographers and LightHawk is a Tripods in the Sky expedition.

Flight Talk with Volunteer Pilot Bruce McGregor: Manatee TIS

May 05, 2011 07:27 PM
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Why did you decide to donate a flight for iLCP photographer Neil Ever Osborne to document manatees in Florida’s coastal waters? Beyond my desire to support environmental causes through LightHawk missions, I have a special fondness for manatees. My experience swimming among them (prior to the current interaction restrictions, of course) revealed their gentle and […]