Monthly Archive: August 2016

Water Quality Update – August 12, 2016

There has been a lot of rain this week but the state and county agencies who monitor did not sample very many stations.

No advisories were posted

No fish kills reported

No red tide reported in the panhandle – background levels were detected in three counties in southwest Florida.

FDEP only sampled Bayou Texar, ECHD …

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Peak Season For Local Seafood – August

Each month Sea Grant provides a list of local seafood species that are currently in peak season.  Some species are regulated differently in different states so even though it may be listed as being in peak season – the reader should check with local state agencies to determine if there are any current regulations that …

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