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Red Tide: What South Florida Needs to Know - Expert Panel

This is a past event.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

Parkview Housing, Multipurpose Room E Campus Cir, Miami, FL 33174

The confirmation of a red tide in the waters off Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties – a rare occurrence on the East Coast – could have implications for the environment, businesses, the tourism industry, the health of beachgoers, and politics.

FIU experts will discuss the implications of the Florida red tide from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, Oct. 9 at the Parkview Hall multi-purpose room on the Modesto A. Maidique Campus. The event is free and open to the public.

RSVP here by Monday, Oct. 8

The panel of experts includes:

For more information related to this expert panel, read the FIU News story.

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