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CROW Clinic: Birds, turtles feeling the impact of red tide in SWFL this year

While it looks like there are fewer spots of red tide dotting our coast, the effects of it can last much longer by taking a...

SWFL Water Crisis: We want to know what’s important to you

Southwest Florida has faced many challenges over the last few years, from red tide to blue-green algae and polluted rivers. We want to know what...
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Keeping an eye on your septic system ahead of rainy season

There are more than two million Florida households that rely on septic tanks. Unfortunately, poorly maintained ones could be contributing to our water crisis. With...
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How will Biden’s environmental plan affect Southwest Florida?

President Joe Biden on Wednesday signed executive actions to tackle climate change. It could mean Southwest Florida gets ahead of the curve when it comes...
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Scientist says cutbacks on Lake O releases will improve Caloosahatchee ecosystem

As the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers cuts back on water releases from Lake Okeechobee feeding into Southwest Florida, we decided to look at...
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Studying how highest levels of red tide affect people along SWFL coast

A recent map show the highest levels of red tide along Southwest Florida's coast. But more research needs to be done to know just...
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Coastal SWFL businesses deal with red tide, COVID-19 impacts

Red tide is on Southwest Florida's coast. Some dead fish have been found on Naples's shores. And in Lee County, the Department of Health has...

DOH-Lee issues health alert for red tide along Lee County coast

The Florida Department of Health in Lee County (DOH-Lee) is notifying the public of a red tide bloom near South Seas Plantation Beach Access...

DOH issues health alert for red tide at Sanibel’s Lighthouse Beach Park

The Florida Department of Health in Lee County (DOH-Lee) has notified the public of a red tide bloom near Lighthouse Beach Park. Some people may...

Corp of Engineers continue reduction of Lake Okeechobee water releases

The Jacksonville District announced Friday the continuation of gradual reductions of Lake Okeechobee releases to the St. Lucie and Caloosahatchee rivers after beginning the...

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