Why Florida’s Red Tide Is Killing So Many Animals | SciShow News

For weeks now, thousands of dead fish, turtles, manatees, and dolphins have been washing up on beaches in southwest Florida.

Most Up-to-date Information:
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Latest Status update: http://myfwc.com/research/redtide/statewide/
NOAA Beach Hazards Warnings: https://alerts.weather.gov/cap/fl.php?x=1
NOAA Harmful Algal Bloom forecast for SW Florida: https://tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov/hab/gomx_condition.html?region=swfl
Updated Beach Conditions: https://visitbeaches.org/
FL Harmful Algal Bloom Monitoring Program: https://www.facebook.com/FLHABs/
Shellfish Closures: http://shellfish.floridaaquaculture.com/seas/seas_southgulf.htm

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