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.
FAU Looks To Combat Toxic Algae Blooms Resurfacing In Lake OkeechobeeDespite a massive and expensive cleanup of Lake Okeechobee, toxic algae blooms are once again spreading throughout South Florida's water supply, according to new test results.
Solutions Sought For Algae Woes In Florida's WaterwaysExperts looking into toxic algae outbreaks that have exploded in state waterways want to know if anyone has a proven, innovative cleanup strategy that can be used.
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.
Florida Task Force Tackles Toxic AlgaeReducing harmful nutrients in state waters, through moves such as more monitoring and staffing, is an expected short-term goal of a new task force set up by Gov. Ron DeSantis to look at toxic algae fouling Florida waterways.
Toxic Algae And Your Health: 'Red Tide' & 'Green Slime'It can lead to symptoms such as numbness, tingling, loss of coordination, vomiting and diarrhea, according to the CDC. Symptoms typically disappear within a few days, but they can last much longer.
Gov. Scott Tours River Filled With Toxic AlgaeGovernor Rick Scott was in Martin County on Friday touring a river filled with toxic algae.