2016 Media Coverage

SBEP in the News: 2016

August 2 – ABC 7 News – Executive Director Mark Alderson participated in a roundtable discussion about the causes and consequences of algae blooms in Florida. Watch the video here.

July 28 – Your Observer“Mote scientists awarded Sarasota Bay Estuary Program grants”

July 13 – Bradenton Herald“Sarasota listed in study predicting a hotter, more flooded Florida”

July 12 – Sarasota Herald Tribune – “Sarasota Bay’s algae bloom concerns” – Editorial by Mark Alderson, SBEP Executive Director, on algae bloom causes and preventative measures

May 24 – Sarasota Herald Tribune“Estuary protection is given new life” – Editorial by Mark Alderson, SBEP Executive Director, on National Estuary Program reauthorization

May 23 – SaintPetersBlog – “Vern Buchanan praises reauthorization of National Estuary Program”

April 30 – ABC 7 News – “Seagrass survey celebrates improved health in Sarasota Bay”

April 11 – ABC 7 News“Sarasota Bay preservation effort becomes model for others”

April 7 – SRQ Magazine“SBEP marks gains with SeagrassFest”

January 21 – ABC 7 News“High seagrass levels contributing to Sarasota Bay’s clean waters”