BOCA GRANDE, FL (WWSB) - Fishing guide Chris ONeil posted a video on Facebook of him finding a dead tarpon, manatee and a goliath grouper on the beaches of Boca Grande.
According to Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission, there are medium to high levels of red tide in southern Sarasota County and Charlotte County.
ONeil wrote on his Facebook page that he cruised around Boca Grande for two hours assessing the damages that red tide is causing.
"If you're on the beaches of Boca Grande, some of the things we're seeing out her is very disturbing," said ONeil in his Facebook video.
ONeil's Facebook video of him talking about his findings had over 1 million views.
'Thank you for the help spreading the word about this ecological disaster that is unfolding before our eyes,' ONeil posted onto his Facebook page.
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