Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

Bay scallop season

Bay scallop season

Divers and snorkelers must display a "divers-down" flag while in the water, and boat operators are required to steer clear of divers.


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The organism that causes red tide in Florida, Karenia brevis, owes its name to a state researcher of harmful algal blooms, Dr. Karen Steidinger.

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