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Underwater Photo Location: Crystal River FL

Underwater Photo Location: Crystal River FL

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Manatee at Crystal River FL
Facts about Crystal River FL
Dive Operators - United States
  1. Explorer Ventures
  2. Sunset Divers
  3. Truk Lagoon Dive Center
  4. Aqua Hut Dive & Travel Services
  5. Great Adventures Diveshop
  6. Sand Dollar
  7. South Pacific Island Travel
  8. Island & Cruise Adventure Inc.
  9. Reservation Services Int. Inc.
  10. Aggressor Fleet
  11. Livewell Ventures
  12. Roatan Charter Inc.
  13. Atlantis Dive Center, Inc.
  14. Kids Sea Camp
  15. Caribbean Adventures
  16. Travel Masters
  17. Aqua Dreams Travel, Inc.
  18. Maduro Dive Fanta-Seas
  19. Neal Watson's Undersea Adventures
  20. Mid-Altantic Scuba Center
  21. Pro Dive
  22. Billbeard's Costa Rica
  23. Underwater Safaris
  24. Scuba North
  25. Seasport Divers Hawaii
  26. Ocean Concepts
  27. Smoky Mountain Divers
  28. Abyss Dive Center
  29. Amoray Dive Resort
  30. Kona Honu Divers
  31. Openwater Habitat
  32. Reef Trekkers Hawaii
  33. Scuba Shack
  34. Chris Sawyer Diving Center
  35. Rex Dive Center
  36. Dive Vacations By Occidental
  37. Bahia Tours Inc.
  38. The Ski & Scuba Connection
  39. Buddy Dive Resort
  40. Caradonna Caribbean Tours
  41. Island Dreams Travel
  42. Kona Coast Divers Hawaii
  43. Maui Dive Shop Hawaii
  44. Peter Hughes Diving Inc.
  45. Sail Dive Yacht
  46. 1St Spice Divers
  47. 3 Little Devils
  48. Adventure Water Sports
  49. Alpha Marine And Diving
  50. Aquarius Dive & Travel
  51. Aquatic Perceptions
  52. Beneath The Sea
  53. Broadreach Summer Adventures For Teenagers
  54. Discovery Diving Co.
  55. Dive Kauai Scuba Center
  56. Diver Down Dive Charters
  57. Kellys On The Bay & Aqua-Nut Divers
  58. Lady Cyana Divers
  59. Lady-Go-Dive Charters
  60. Laguna Sea Sports
  61. Lake Ouachita Dive Center
  62. Lighthouse Dive Ctr
  63. Looe Key Reef Resort & Dive Center
  64. Rocky Mountain Scuba Club
  65. Silent World Dive Center
  66. Splash Dive Ctr Inc
  67. Treasure Cove Watersports Inc
  68. Maui Scuba Diving
  69. Reef Fantaseas
  70. Divi Resorts
  71. alwaysstock
  72. Angelfish Foundation
  73. Reel Eaxy Charters
  74. Reef Rainforest
  75. Florida Public Archaeology Network
  76. Florida Public Archaeology Network
  77. H2O Tours, Inc.
  78. Aqua Sport
  79. Ocean Master
  80. Learning Through Travel, Inc.
  81. Shark Diving International
  82. Pro Dive
  83. Solmar V
  84. Travel Masters
  85. Kona Village Resort
  86. Waikiki Diving
  87. Jack's Diving Locker
  88. Catalyst Caribbean Adventures
  89. Trimarine Boat Company
  90. Dive Maui/Hawaiian Rafting Adventures
  91. Dive & Sea Sports
  92. Spree Expeditions, Inc.
  93. Scuba Travel Ventures
  94. Great Expeditions Travel
  95. PWD
  96. Innerspace Productions
  97. the MANTA
  98. Ocean Presence Technologies
  99. YDI Scuba
  100. World Resorts of Distinction
  101. Aua-Trek USA
  102. Miss Scuba
  103. Dolphin Destiny Adventures
  104. South Seas Adventures
  105. Oceana
  106. Dream Weaver Travel
  107. Maduro Dive
  108. Caradonna Dive Adventures
  109. Den Laman Condominiums
  111. Neal Watson's Undersea Adventures
  112. Bahia Tours Inc.
  113. Best Western Crystal River Resort
  114. Travel Network
  115. Lost Coast Excursions
  116. Live Well Ventures Travel Services
  117. Agressor Fleet
  118. Blue Lagoon Cruises Ltd
  119. Caradonna Dive Adventures
  120. Caribbean Adventures/World Dive Adventures
  121. Deep Blue Divers
  122. Go Diving!
  123. Proprietor
  124. Juliet Sailing and Diving
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by Ray Eccleston
Manatee at Crystal River FL

by Eduardo Nadal

by Eduardo Nadal
manatee close up

by Eduardo Nadal
manatee 3

by Suzan Meldonian
Manatee at the crack of dawn

by Michael Weberberger
swim with manatees is funny and truly an experience

by Steven Miller
Rainbow reflections from the surface chop made a prism effect I haven't seen before.. or since. Other photographers have had this happen I have been told.

by Steven Miller
Back this year?

by Tanya Houppermans
'So Nice To Meet You' A very curious manatee approaches my 17-year old son. My son has autism, but loves the water and being around marine animals. He is very gentle with the animals, and never tries to grab them. I think they sense his kindness.

by Tanya Houppermans
'Connection' A manatee approaches in Crystal River, Florida.

by James Emery
Manatee, Crystal River, FL Canon 7D, Tokina 10-17mm, Nauticam, f.45 1/80 iso200 no strobes. This manatee loved its reflection in my dome

by Tanya Houppermans
A Midday Swim A manatee hovers near the surface in the midday sun in Crystal River, Florida.

by Steven Anderson
My favorite winter time dive at Crystal River always is a happy dive with the smiles of the manatees.

by Tanya Houppermans
Surfacing A manatee takes a break from napping to surface for a breath in Crystal River, Florida.

by Tanya Houppermans
An Unexpected Encounter While I was looking for manatees to photograph in Crystal River, FL, a bottlenose dolphin unexpectedly came over to say hello.

by Tanya Houppermans
Baby Of Mine A 2-month old baby manatee swims close to its mother's tail in Crystal River, Florida.

by Tanya Houppermans
Whatcha Doing? A very curious 2-month old baby manatee was fascinated by my camera. It came over several times to gently nudge the dome port.

by Tanya Houppermans
Apparition A bottlenose dolphin makes a surprise visit as we were looking for manatees in Crystal River, Florida.

by Tanya Houppermans
Gaining Independence A manatee calf surfaces for a breath. I witnessed this calf both nursing and eating sea grass. He will soon be weaned from his mother, who is seen in the lower right hand side of the image.

by Tanya Houppermans
Blowing Bubbles A manatee surfaces for a breath in Crystal River, Florida.

by Tanya Houppermans
Smile For The Camera! A manatee in Crystal River, Florida

by Tanya Houppermans
Joyous A 'smiling' manatee in Crystal River, Florida

by Tanya Houppermans
Looking At The Bright Side A manatee in Crystal River, Florida

by Tanya Houppermans
Monochrome Manatee A lone manatee in Crystal River, Florida

by Tanya Houppermans
Not A Mermaid It's hard to believe that sailors actually used to mistake manatees for mermaids!

by Raoul Caprez

by Raoul Caprez
I need a hug

by Susannah H. Snowden-Smith
"Sleeping In" A manatee is bathed in sunrise light rays as it snoozes on a riverbed. Bubbles float up as the manatee breathes out. Photographed in the tannin waters just outside the Crystal River.
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