FWC, USFWS to announce expanded response to Florida’s imperiled manatees

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are expected to announce an expanded effort Wednesday to respond to a manatee unusual mortality event along the Atlantic coast of Florida.

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The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are expected to announce an expanded effort Wednesday to respond to a manatee unusual mortality event along the Atlantic coast of Florida.

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On our Week 5 edition of Bucs Bonus: Powered by 1-800-ASK-GARY, Bucs Insiders Dan Lucas and Karen Loftus discuss whether Tom Brady will be phased by the recent headlines of his impending divorce, whether the defense has red flags after falling victim to magic from Patrick Mahomes and which Buccaneer is a must-start in fantasy football.

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On our Week 5 edition of Bucs Bonus: Powered by 1-800-ASK-GARY, Bucs Insiders Dan Lucas and Karen Loftus discuss whether Tom Brady will be phased by the recent headlines of his impending divorce, whether the defense has red flags after falling victim to magic from Patrick Mahomes and which Buccaneer is a must-start in fantasy football.

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