Tag: florida fish and wildlife conservation

red tide

Rick Scott Declares State of Emergency for Counties Hit by Red Tide

Scott issued an executive order on Monday afternoon. 

Florida DEP Sends Funds to Lee County to Help Fight Red Tide

This week, Gov. Rick Scott announced that the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will send $400,000 to Lee County to help fight red tide, raising the total funds sent there to $1.1 million.