Where to check for red tide, cyanobacteria updates
August 10, 2018


Where to check on water quality updates:

--> National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's harmful algal bloom (HAB) report:

Updated Monday and Thursday.

Select "Southwest Florida" Forecast Region.

Subscribe to the twice-a-week report and get it emailed to you.

--> Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission red tide status:

Updated Friday and Wednesday.

--> Florida Department of Environmental Protection algal bloom status

Both cyanobacteria results and red tide status. Also links to report algal blooms, fish kills or wildlife impacts.

--> The Town of Fort Myers Beach news blasts:

The town posts updates on clean-up efforts and water quality status.

--> Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce Beach Conditions page

The Chamber aggregates local information and updates on this page, as well as links to other organizations and information.

--> Lee County Water Quality Information page

Clean-up and algae bloom news.


Regular Size Fort Myers Beach Bulletin, Fort Myers Beach Observer