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kayakers among manatees in the waters of Florida
March 28, 2013

Three Sisters Springs, Florida

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Kayaks crowd Three Sisters Springs, where people and manatees maintain a controversial coexistence. To reach the warm water they need to survive winter, manatees often must run a gantlet of kayakers and snorkelers eager to interact with the marine mammals.

See more pictures from the the April 2013 feature story "When Push Comes to Shove."

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Photograph by Paul Nicklen, National Geographic

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