Red Tide Update:
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Sept 12, 2021 – Update
The conditions on the beach have been steadily improving over the last couple days. We have not noticed any dead fish on the beach and the breathing irritation is not longer present.
Sept 7, 2021 – Update
The breathing irritation has continued to increase over this past week. We have started to see a few dead fish on the beach.
August 31, 2021 – Update
The breathing irritation has begun to increase over the last week. We still have not seen any dead fish, but the red tide is definitely present.
August 28, 2021 – Update
We have begun to notice a little
breathing irritation the past two days. We have not seen any dead fish.
August 20, 2021 – Update
We continue to be free and clear of red tide. It has been over two weeks since we have seen a dead fish or felt any breathing irritation.
August 10, 2021 – Update
Conditions have been improving over the last 5 days. We have not seen any dead fish on the beach since the 5th, and the breathing irritation has disappeared. We are starting to get reports that the bloom off shore is breaking up.
August 4, 2021 – Update
Conditions continue to be intermittent on the beach. We have noticed a few dead fish washing up on shore. The allergen in the air is noticeable when the offshore winds pick up. The red tide bloom continues to hang out off shore.
July 26, 2021 – Update
Conditions on the beach have been improving over the last three days. We are seeing less and less dead fish near the beach, and the breathing irritation has decreased. The water color has cleared up and looks fantastic.
We are hopeful that the red tide bloom that is near the county, continues to head north. Hopefully we are at the tail end of this red tide season.
July 20, 2021 – Update
The conditions have deteriorated quickly here on the beach. We have had a lot of dead fish washing up over the last three days. The bloom that was sitting off shore has moved onto the beach here.
July 17, 2021 – Update
The conditions are about the same as last week on the beach. We have seen a few dead fish and the water color has remained fairly clear. We have not seen the large fish kills like in years past. However, there are reports that the red tide bloom is just off shore. We are hopeful that it will stay off the beach.
July 9, 2021 – Update
Tropical storm Elsa has pushed the red tide back to us. We have all started noticing irritation when breathing, and a small amount of dead fish are washing up on shore.
June 30, 2021 – Update
Conditions seem to be back to normal. The beach is clear, we have notice all the fish and dolphins returning.
June 18, 2021 – Update
This morning we saw dolphins swimming by the hotel for the first time in over a week. Conditions are continuing to improve. The water color has cleared up and the smell has improved as well.
June 17, 2021 – Update
The situation has been improving over the last couple days. The red tide bloom that was causing some trouble this past week has been forecast to slowly move north towards Clearwater. Pinellas county is out cleaning up the small amount of dead fish that remain on the beach. We are optimistic that the situation will continue to improve.
June 15, 2021 – Update
We have started to see dead fish washing up on shore over the last three days. We have also noticed a change in the water color. We are experiencing some irritation from the red tide allergens.