The South Florida Water Management District will examine a proposal that would pumping extra water from the lake underground.
Many people on the Treasure Coast have voiced concerns about the appearance of brown, murky water.
Treasure Coast residents say they are noticing the steady decline of the quality of the water in the Indian River Lagoon.
There is a major step forward in the fight against those harmful algae blooms that devastated the treasure coast last summer.
Future scientists are starting at a young age to fight toxic algae and protect our environment.
While none has been spotted this summer, water quality monitors strategically scattered throughout the Indian River Lagoon are detecting…
Aerial pictures released Monday night show the the impact on the St. Lucie Estuary from recent Lake Okeechobee discharges.
Florida is among seven states where the federal government is funding a research project to try to better understand harmful algal blooms.
U.S. Rep. Brian Mast is expected Friday to outline the latest plans to build a reservoir south of Lake Okeechobee.
U.S. Rep. Brian Mast is introducing new legislation to fight the algae issues on the Treasure Coast.
Could there be a battle brewing over what caused the 2016 algae crisis?
Is it a concern or nothing to worry about?
It's just another piece to the puzzle to prevent toxic algae blooms like the ones we saw just last summer.
An Ohio State University study found that people in areas with blue-green algae blooms are more likely to die from non-alcohol related liver…
John Oteri with the Captains For Clean Water project talks about how beer is helping to fight toxic algae.
Governor Rick Scott has signed a bill into law that aims to reduce harmful discharges from Lake Okeechobee into the St Lucie River.
A plan to build reservoirs south of Florida's Lake Okeechobee to treat polluted water before it flows downstream is now law.
U.S. Congressman Brian Mast has unveiled a proposal that would speed up the completion of Everglades restoration projects, including a…
The Indian River Lagoon is repeatedly being choked with oxygen-robbing algae, its surface increasingly dotted with thousands of dead fish,…
The $1.5 billion project would build a 240,000-acre-feet (78.2 billion gallons or 296 billion liters) reservoir system south of Lake…
Historic action was taken Tuesday to try to avoid a future algae crisis on the Treasure Coast.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott for the first time said that he supports having the state acquire land to build a reservoir system south of Lake…
U.S Representative Brian Mast announced Friday his plan to file a bill that could help provide more relief should toxic algae blooms return…
Following extensive debate, Florida senators have sent a bill to the House that creates a reservoir system south of Lake Okeechobee meant to…