- Tag Status
- Tag ID
- Date Tagged
- May 26, 2021
- Tagging Location
- Playa Publica Bayahibe, Dominican Republic
Satellite locations may have a small amount of error for a variety of reasons. The actual manatee location may deviate from the satellite point by up to 250 meters.
In August of 2012, Juanita suffered more than 10 stab wounds as a small calf when she was rescued in the Bayahíbe area, in the southeast coast of Hispaniola island. A fisherman tried to rescue her but could not. She was found later under a pier and personnel from FUNDEMAR and the National Aquarium in the Dominican Republic intervened and managed to save her life. Read more about Juanita’s rescue and release.
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