New manatee research website live

Find out more about this special research and education project | April 11, 2005

Five years ago, Xavier University Department of Biology Professor Dr. Charles J. Grossman became interested in saving the severely endangered Florida manatee. With permission from the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, he and a team of his senior undergraduate students began studying the behavioral responses of these gentle sea creatures when they were exposed to ultrasonic and audible frequencies of sounds. Find out more about their research at Manatee Research