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.
Discharges From Florida’s Lake Okeechobee Challenged In Federal LawsuitDischarges from Florida's Lake Okeechobee that send nutrients down two rivers triggering algae blooms are being challenged in a new federal lawsuit.
Red Tide Research Bill Gets Final Approval From Florida LegislaturesThe Sunshine State is cracking down on toxic red tide algae blooms after a bill focused on controlling the environmental hazard was given the green light by Florida legislatures.
Red Tide Research Bill Passes Unanimously Through Florida SenateAlgae blooms have become a major problem along Florida’s coastlines.
Florida Senate Moves Forward With Red Tide ResearchSenate panel moved forward Tuesday with a proposal that would direct $3 million a year to a red-tide research initiative.
Experts: Red Tide Among 5 Worst Toxic Algae Events In Florida's HistoryFlorida's red tide, which plagued the Sunshine state's coastline for 15 months, is one of the five worst toxic algae events in the state's recorded history, according to experts.