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Red Tide

Red Tide

The only way you can keep me from going to the Sarasota beaches is during a hurricane event or when red tide is present. Currently many of the area beaches are experiencing red tide. For those who may not know what red tide is, according to Mote Marine, “red tide is a harmful algal bloom, that occurs when there is is a higher-than-normal concentration of a microscopic alga (plant-like organism).