Florida's Ron DeSantis, Nikki Fried Offer Different Takes On Red TideGov. Ron DeSantis and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Nikki Fried made appearances Tuesday along the Gulf Coast, offering competing views about an ongoing toxic red-tide outbreak.
3 Million Pounds Of Dead Fish Cleaned Up Off Pinellas County In Red Tide Fish KillPinellas County in Tampa Bay remains in the midst of one of the worst red tide fish kills ever, after more than 3 million pounds of dead fish were cleaned up over the weekend
Red Tide Uptick Spurs Respiratory Warning At Florida BeachesThe National Weather Service said Friday that people may experience respiratory problems because of a persistent bloom of toxic red tide off Florida's Gulf Coast.
Florida Gives Assurances On Addressing Toxic Red TideDepartment of Environmental Protection Interim Secretary Shawn Hamilton plans to be in the Tampa Bay region Tuesday to address a red tide outbreak that is being tied a massive fish kill including giant Goliath grouper.
Dead Giant Goliath Groupers Wash Ashore During Red Tide Fish Kill In FloridaA unusually large bloom of toxic red tide is being blamed for a massive fish kill in Tampa Bay off the St. Petersburg shoreline including several giant Goliath Grouper.
Red Tide Fears Limits Harvesting At Tampa Bay Aquatic FarmsFears over red tide prompted officials to briefly prohibit aquaculture farmers from harvesting in lower Tampa Bay, although the ban was lifted Saturday morning, state officials said.
Red Tide Off Florida's Southwest Coast Killing Fish, Making Birds SickRed tide is back in the waters off of Florida’s southwest coast, making birds sick and killing fish, according to a state environmental agency update.
Red Tide Likely Cause Of High Number Of Sea Turtle Deaths In Florida County As a toxic red tide continues to grip the coast of southwest Florida, one county saw the highest number of sea turtle deaths it has ever recorded for a single month in October.
Red Tide Returns To Florida's West CoastStarting in the summer of 2017, Colleen Gill's strolls on the beach were often interrupted by the smell of death.
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.
Red Tide Returning To Collier County In Southwest FloridaRed tide is making its way back to Southwest Florida waters.
South Florida Water Management District Launches $2 Million Program To Combat Toxic Algae BloomThe South Florida Water Management District is increasing its tracking of toxic blue-green algae.
Florida Revives Red Tide Task ForceA task force focused on red tide outbreaks along the Gulf Coast has been reorganized within the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Signs Red Tide InitiativeGov. Ron DeSantis signed into law Thursday an initiative between the state and Sarasota-based Mote Marine Laboratory that includes $3 million a year for the next five years to research the causes and impacts of red tide.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Signs Red Tide Research Billackling Florida's disastrous red tide is something Governor Ron DeSantis takes seriously and Thursday he signed a bill which creates a private partnership to research how to control and alleviate red tide blooms.