The Centro de Conservacion de Manatíes de Puerto Rico (Manatee Conservation Center of Puerto Rico) is conducting the first health and epidemiologic assessment of manatees from Puerto Rico. Dr. Martínez-Colón will be analyzing blood samples for heavy metal  content as well as sediment and seagrass to assess potential trophic transfer.

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