Visitors to Belize, a small country just south of Mexico, are so enthralled with manatees that they eagerly pay the high price of $100 or more per person, for a manatee sighting tour even though they are always warned that they may not see a single one of these elusive aquatic herbivores….

Read the full article at the publisher’s site: http://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/articles/entry/cruise-tourism-a-big-threat-to-belizes-endangered-manatees/

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