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High concentrations of red tide reported in Southwest Florida

Posted at 4:19 PM, Oct 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-07 07:34:22-04

It looks like the red tide is getting worse in SWFL.

The latest map from Florida Fish and Wildlife show background to high concentrations in Collier County. The highest is at Seagate Beach, and in Lee County, there are very low concentrations.

This week, there were fish kills and respiratory irritation reported in Collier County.

You can count on Fox 4 to keep you updated on the water conditions in our area.