The massive animal has been spotted in the Hudson River at least three times in the last week -- first off the Chelsea and Harlem sections of Manhattan, then to the north in Sleepy Hollow in Westchester County.Full story at CNN: Manatee cruises Hudson River
Last month, trackers saw the manatee as it swam north, first near Delaware, then Maryland, then New Jersey. By Saturday, it was seen in Manhattan.
Tuesday, August 08, 2006
MANATEES - New York sighting?
CNN is one of several outlets reporting on sightings of a Manatee in the Hudson River off Manhatten, New York. The animal has presumably swum up from the warmer waters near Florida.