SCCF Marine Lab Finds Low to Medium Red Tide Counts

provided by The Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation

Samples collected by Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation’s Marine Lab and Sanibel Sea School from Feb. 18-22 at local beaches and the back bay have ranged from medium concentrations (>100,000 Karenia sp. cells/liter) to not present, with most samples at low levels. Learn more about red tide and how to track it to avoid respiratory irritation at SCCF’s Red Tide Resources page.

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