Volusia County

Wildlife officials tend to manatee beached in Daytona Beach Shores

DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. — A manatee beached itself in Daytona Beach Shores on Monday.

Volusia County Beach Safety said Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Volusia Marine Mammal Stranding Team officials responded to tend to the manatee.


A photo shared by Beach Safety showed the manatee beached near the surf.

Stay tuned to Channel 9 Eyewitness News for updates.

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Sarah Wilson

Sarah Wilson, WFTV.com

Sarah Wilson joined WFTV Channel 9 in 2018 as a digital producer after working as an award-winning newspaper reporter for nearly a decade in various communities across Central Florida.

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