Thursday, August 22, 2019
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has released its midweek report on the toxic algae. SARASOTA — Red tide levels in Sarasota County have dropped, according to a midweek report from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation...
Federal Reclamation Commissioner Brenda Burman has drawn a line in the sand for Arizona and other Western states: Finish a deal to take less water from the Colorado River by Thursday, or the federal government...
Red tide hurting Florida stone crab fisherman Florida's battle against red tide is hurting businesses that harvest and sell the shellfish around the state and nationwide. PINE ISLAND, Fla. –– Florida’s months-long battle over red tide is hurting an industry...
A chain reaction started in Europe about 260 years ago, thousands of miles from Florida, and the effect — climate change — is now punishing Manatee County, especially when it comes to red tide. Scientists and...
As countries in the Middle East, Africa, and elsewhere struggle to find enough freshwater to meet demand, they’re increasingly turned to the ocean. Desalination plants, located in 177 countries, can help turn seawater into freshwater....
Wildlife officials say manatee deaths are not far behind. SARASOTA — A Florida red tide outbreak close to 16 months old has killed more sea turtles than any previous single red tide event on record, and...
Researchers from Florida Gulf Coast University want to put sensors in several spots around the Gulf of Mexico's floor to test water quality. Researchers from Florida Gulf Coast University want to put sensors in several spots...
At a Glance The proposal would roll back which waters are protected under the Clean Water Act.President Trump campaigned on a promise to remove the...
The Phoenix City Council rejected a two-year water-rate increase that would have supported $1.5 billion in new drought-contingency projects and repairs to the city's aging water-delivery system.
The presence of red tide along the coast of Northwest Florida has increased. The Florida red tide organism, Karenia brevis, has been observed in higher amounts over the last week. New sampling data has found: • “Very...