Florida Legislature Passes Bill To Combat Blue-Green Algae BloomsFlorida legislators are attempting to rein in the blue-green algae blooms that have hurt tourism and wildlife, sending Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis a bill that seeks to reduce nutrients reaching the state's waterways and groundwater.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Unveils Water Quality Monitoring WebsiteDuring a stop in Stuart on Tuesday, Governor Ron DeSantis unveiled a new website that tracks water quality in the state's major waterways and lakes.
Algae Panel Sets 'Roadmap' For Florida LawmakersA document discussed by the state’s Blue-Green Algae Task Force should be viewed, members said, as a broad roadmap for lawmakers with the 2020 legislative session less than 100 days away.
Florida Congressman Brian Mast Demands Transparency On Toxic Blue-Green AlgaeFlorida Congressman Brian Mast is demanding transparency from the Army Corp of Engineers when it comes to the toxic blue-green algae plaguing parts of the treasure coast.
Blue-Green Algae Bloom Found In Florida's Lake OkeechobeeHarmful blue-green algae appears to be blooming on Florida's Lake Okeechobee, according to the state's Department of Environmental Protection.
Report: Florida's Waterways, Coasts Are At A CrossroadsFollowing a year when the state's coasts and waterways were inundated with red tide and blue-green algae, a new report says we should be doing more to protect these natural resources.
Gov. DeSantis Takes Action On Major Water Policy ReformsFollowing up on a campaign promise to make the environment a priority, Governor Ron DeSantis has signed an executive order which addresses the Everglades and algae blooms.
Florida Suspect Overcome By Blue-Green Algae Trying To Escape Police In CanalA Florida man got more than he bargained for when he tried to swim away from police in an algae-filled canal.