Red Tide

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Collier County holds open meeting to discuss red tide, blue-green algae

What are our state and local governments doing to protect us from harmful algal blooms? After the red tide and blue-green algae crisis of 2018,...
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Artificial reefs create new way to protect waterways, fight red tide

LaPlaya on Vanderbilt Beach has a new tool to protect its waterway and help fight red tide. Two artificial reefs were installed Monday. "We fell victim...
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Researchers outline latest red tide research at Boca Grande forum

Red tide continues to be on the minds of many in Southwest Florida. And leading experts gathered at the end of this week to...

Red tide: What you need to know

Fast Facts: Karenia Brevis is the organism that forms red tide. Experts say red tide begins naturally; However, human activities have the potential to...
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Small business owners reflect on 2018 water quality crisis, see some hope for the...

On a breezy day in Sanibel, snowbirds flock to the beaches to relax, catch some fish and find shells. But during the summer, when...

Latest red tide map shows dwindling concentrations

The latest red tide map released Tuesday night brings SWFL some good news! The map shows greatly reduced concentrations. Chief Meteorologist Jim Farrell says it's...
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Dead fish pop up on Marco Island beach Thanksgiving weekend

Dozens of fish washed ashore along the beaches of Marco Island Thanksgiving weekend. It’s not confirmed to be a result of red tide, but it’s...
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Translating the Southwest Florida red tide map

It is no surprise why folks call Southwest Florida home for the holidays even with all those reports of red tide. "One of the only...
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Collier County residents say they want more information on red tide

"It's on everybody's minds.. the water issues," said City of Naples Mayor Bill Barnett at a town hall Friday. That's why people spent their Friday...

Red tide likely to blame for the highest number of sea turtle deaths Collier...

As a toxic red tide continues to grip the coast of Southwest Florida, one county saw the highest number of sea turtle deaths it...

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