The shallow, crystal-clear water is ideal for viewing the Manatees.
A little one coming up for air.
A group of four youngsters heading upstream.
This one was feeding on the algae at the bottom of the stairs. It was there for quite a while and it was one of the larger manatees in the area that day.
A more mature manatee.
A psychedelic version, compliments of a little wind and some sunshine.
There was a lot of pushing going on around a tree that had fallen into the stream.
The green leaves must have been the best tasting...
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Becky Wiseman, "The Manatees of Blue Spring," Kinexxions, posted February 20, 2013 (http://kinexxions.blogspot.com/2013/02/the-manatees-of-blue-spring.html : accessed [access date])