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Two Environmental Disasters Meet in Gulf Waters: Red Tide and Blue Green Algae

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A Dead Puffer Fish Lies on a Sanibel Beach

The entire WGCU News team spent much of 2018 covering two devastating harmful algal blooms; red tide in the gulf and bluegreen algae coming from Lake Okeechobee.  

This collection of reporting and talk shows follows the environmental, economic, health, and political impacts of tainted waterways which led to massive fish kills and billions in losses.