16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Manatee mama with calf close-up

This photo showcases a manatee mother with her calf at Blue Spring State Park. This trip to the park was special to me and my family because it was the first time we saw a manatee with her baby in the wild!

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Orange City, Florida, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T5
Copyright: © Makenna Connolly