Red Tide on South Padre Island
POSTED: Monday, October 12, 2009 - 10:19pm
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:33pm
South Padre Island officials confirmed today that there is Red Tide on South Padre Island.
Red Tide is an overgrowth of algae in the water that produces toxins that are lethal to fish and can cause respiratory problems for humans especially for people with respiratory problems such as asthma.