Thursday, August 22, 2019
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...
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...
Gov. Rick Scott directed another $3 million to Pinellas County for red tide relief Thursday, bringing the total so far for Pinellas to $6.3 million. The funding comes from the Florida Department of Environment Protection’s red tide emergency...
A mass of warm water in the northern Pacific Ocean known as "the blob" has returned, and it may have some profound implications for winter in the Lower 48 if it sticks around long enough. Alaska's...
red tide
The newest Red Tide report from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission reveals an increase in concentration over the past week. Patchy bloom conditions remain in Southwest Florida, Northwest Florida and along portions of Florida's East...
Florida red tide
For a few days, beaches in Pinellas County were free of dead fish and that unmistakable irritation caused by toxins from red tide; but now it’s back. Dead fish during red tide outbreak on Treasure Island Beach,...