Summit to discuss public health risks of harmful algal blooms

A serious threat to the health of all Southwest Floridians lurks in the water. Calusa Waterkeeper invites the public and healthcare professionals to a public water summit on Monday, June 24 about the health effects of harmful algal blooms. The event, called “Public Health Alert – Florida Water,” runs from 5:30-9 p.m. at the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre on 1380 Colonial Blvd. in Fort Myers. “Public Health Alert – Florida Water” will include a screening of the groundbreaking documentary “Toxic Puzzle,” narrated by Harrison Ford. An expert panel, including two scientists featured in the documentary, will discuss why harmful algal…

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