FGCU researchers study impacts of decaying fish on development of red tide

Southwest Florida is bracing for what could impact the economy further during the pandemic. Red tide impacts beaches and tourism, so a new experiment...

Researchers creating new device to send through waterways to collect data

Combating our water crisis with a sensor. Researchers are creating a device to send through waterways to collect data. Normally, we try to avoid getting our...

UF scientists work to develop method to measure red tide air toxins

Researchers are developing a method that could later be used in a device to monitor red tide. It’s a technology that could work a...

Cleaning water: Groups team up to bring mini artificial reefs to docks across SWFL

Ocean Habitats, a company known for installing artificial reefs, is making a splash to help our water and the creatures in it. Pelican Ops partnered...

Bottoms up: Could brewing beer help reduce red tide?

Red tide can create large fish kills and did just that along Southwest Florida's shores in 2018. So, to prevent it from happening again,...

Filter material installed in Cape Coral could protect water quality

Cape Coral is going to begin installing 'bold and gold' filter material to filter runoff water from ditches. WINK News Environmental Reporter Stephanie Byrne shows...

Everglades reservoir project blasts into its next phase

We're getting a better look at a project that will help send water from Lake Okeechobee south to the Everglades. The Everglades Agricultural Area Storage...

Florida angler explains importance of Lake O restoration project

A project to restore healthy water levels comes as welcome news for people living around Lake Okeechobee. We spoke to a fisherman, who has...

Mote Marine Lab creates ‘starter’ coral reefs to help restore Florida’s underwater treasure

We are getting a closer look at a scientific breakthrough at Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium in Sarasota when it comes to restoring coral...

How The Water School at FGCU is helping the SWFL community

The Water School at Florida Gulf Coast University has made a name for itself in the Southwest Florida community and throughout the state as...

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