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Dolphin Deaths in Florida's Red Tide Disaster Prompt Federal Investigation

Federal wildlife officials are investigating dozens of dolphin deaths off Florida's southwest coast which has been experiencing a severe red tide.  The red tide was confirmed last November, and dolphin deaths had remained in the normal range. Then in July the number hit eight, double the historic average. In August, the number soared to 41 deaths in which red tide is suspected.  Read more...



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