Hazardous algae-related red tide spotted in New York Harbor

(NEW YORK) — The Coast Guard says it has spotted a red tide in New York Harbor, Bloomberg News reported. The algae outbreak stretches from the Hudson River near Manhattan to an area near Staten Island, and red tide has been spotted near Jones Beach off Long Island. Mariners are warned to avoid direct contact with the water in those areas.
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By Professional Mariner Staff