Red tide has ramped up along the Gulf beaches as Governor Ron DeSantis holds St. Petersburg press conference on city, county and state efforts to mitigate fish kills.
Red Tide Pinellas
Large-scale red tide cleanups continue as county launches tool to report “fish kills in the hundreds to thousands.” Blooms persist in Tampa Bay and Gulf beaches.
While the effects of red tide vary daily on the Gulf beaches, massive fish kills in Tampa Bay have left city and county crews scrambling for cleanup without state support.
Multiple blooms persist in Tampa Bay, and red tide concentrations are ramping up in Boca Ciega Bay and the Gulf beaches.