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A group of teens helped to get a beached manatee back into the water

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Biologists supervised the rescue along with the police department.

This is the moment a group of onlookers help officials to return a beached manatee back to the water after it washed up off the coast of Florida.

Posted by Boynton Beach Police Department on Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Posted by Boynton Beach Police Department on Wednesday, July 11, 2018

It was first spotted by a man who was fishing off the seawall. He contacted the Florida Fish And Wildlife Conservation Commission which contacted the marine unit at Boynton Beach Police Department for immediate assistance.

Pictures of the rescue were shared by the police on social media.

Posted by Boynton Beach Police Department on Wednesday, July 11, 2018

“Then, with assistance from onlookers, they successfully relocated the 10-foot male to the other side of the rocks and wished him well.”

Posted by Boynton Beach Police Department on Wednesday, July 11, 2018

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