Monday, March 23, 2020
Provided by: Collier County Pollution Control
All Collier County beaches and City of Naples beaches have been closed until further notice due to COVID-19 precautions. City of Marco has closed beach access and parking for Marco Residents beach. Due to these access issues and limited analysis capabilities by Florida Fish and Wildlife Research Institute, red tide monitoring will be suspended until further notice.
NOAA satellite imagery remains available and does not indicate the presence of any red tide blooms. https://coastalscience.noaa.gov/research/stressor-impacts-mitigation/hab-monitoring-system/red-tide-from-satellite-for-southwest-florida/
Current conditions: No red tide impacts are being reported.
Forecast: No red tide impacts are expected at this time.
If you access the water by any other means, please respect the beach closures and practice social distancing for everyone’s safety.
To report dead fish or red tide symptoms, please call Collier County Pollution Control at (239) 252-2502 or email email@example.com. To speak to a health professional regarding red tide symptoms call the Florida Poison Information Center toll free at 1-800-222-1222.
To access the state red tide sampling map, please visit http://myfwc.maps.arcgis.com/apps/View/index.html?appid=87162eec3eb846218cec711d16462a72