Following reports of a lower concentration of the toxic red tide algae bloom in Manatee County waters, visitors flocked to Anna Maria Island beaches Saturday afternoon. Local businesses say the influx hasn’t translated to the increased income they were hoping for during the Labor Day weekend, though.
Following reports of a lower concentration of the toxic red tide algae bloom in Manatee County waters, visitors flocked to Anna Maria Island beaches Saturday afternoon. Local businesses say the influx hasn’t translated to the increased income they were hoping for during the Labor Day weekend, though. Ryan Callihan rcallihan@bradenton.com
Following reports of a lower concentration of the toxic red tide algae bloom in Manatee County waters, visitors flocked to Anna Maria Island beaches Saturday afternoon. Local businesses say the influx hasn’t translated to the increased income they were hoping for during the Labor Day weekend, though. Ryan Callihan rcallihan@bradenton.com

Lower red tide levels draw more visitors to Florida beaches. Will businesses be next?

September 02, 2018 11:08 AM