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Gov. Scott Calls For Action On Red Tide Amid Political Clamor

06 August 2018, 11:43 | Edward Lowe

Beaches at Boca Grande have been affected Credit iStock

Beaches at Boca Grande have been affected

The Herald-Tribune reports that visitors piled into the parking lot of Venice Beach, got out of their cars, started hacking, coughing and sneezing and then quickly left.

A combination of red tide along Florida's coastline and blue-green algae in rivers and canals is killing a variety of animals in Florida waters this summer.

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"Over the past week, reports were received for multiple locations in Sarasota County, in Charlotte County, in and offshore of Lee County, and in Collier County".

They say almost 300 sea turtles have died since the toxic bloom began in the fall, that's about double the average number.

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The cause of these bad scenes: A toxic algal bloom known as red tide.

Several news outlets reported that a dead manatee was also recovered off the Florida coast, and at least one biologist found evidence the red tide may have killed a whale shark. Currents may push the blooms to shore and chemical conditions on the shoreline can help the algae sustain itself. The toxin affects marine life and causes respiratory irritation in humans and animals. Red tides, on the other hand, produce toxins that can harm or kill sea life.

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As part of the directive, the conservation commission will assist local efforts to save animals affected by red tide. Fanara said there was an 18-month bloom that spanned the state from 2004-2006. Bill Nelson, a Democrat who is being challenged by Scott in the November election, said Thursday that he has asked the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to determine the potential health impacts of exposure to algae that has spread in waterways along both coasts.



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