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Florida / Red Tide #218530

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 10, 1971
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(Studio) "Red tide" conts. to kill fish on Florida West Coast.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Tampa Bay, Florida) Film shows workers cleaning some of 5,000 tons of dead fish from water, beaches. [Saint Petersburg public works administration Lloyd DOVE - says main problem odor from dead fish.] [Biologist Karen STEIDINGER - says "Red tide" may be related to land runoff from heavy rains adding nutrients to sea water.] Cleanup to cost over $1 million.
REPORTER: Bruce Hall (WTVT film)

Reporter(s):
Hall, Bruce;
Mudd, Roger
Duration:
00:02:50

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