Officials from the tourism, boating and fishing industries convened in Tallahassee on Wednesday to tell lawmakers and government leaders how important it is to fix Florida’s water quality. They say another toxic algae bloom like this one in 2016 would do serious harm to thr tourism industry and Florida’s image.
Officials from the tourism, boating and fishing industries convened in Tallahassee on Wednesday to tell lawmakers and government leaders how important it is to fix Florida’s water quality. They say another toxic algae bloom like this one in 2016 would do serious harm to thr tourism industry and Florida’s image. Richard Graulich AP
Officials from the tourism, boating and fishing industries convened in Tallahassee on Wednesday to tell lawmakers and government leaders how important it is to fix Florida’s water quality. They say another toxic algae bloom like this one in 2016 would do serious harm to thr tourism industry and Florida’s image. Richard Graulich AP

Fix water quality or Florida tourism will suffer, fishing and boating industries warn

March 15, 2017 6:41 PM

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