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Updated: 11/11/2013 02:04:58PM

Red tide shows up off Charlotte, Sarasota

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The Florida red tide organism, Karenia brevis, has been detected in water samples collected this week ranging from background to medium concentrations in this area.

There are several locations in and alongshore of southern Sarasota County south to Charlotte County, and in the Pine Island Sound system of Lee County, with the highest concentrations reported alongshore of South Sarasota County at Caspersen Beach, between Venice and Englewood.

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