Florida Department of Health in Martin County: Dangers of blue-green algae (cyanobacteria)

The Florida Department of Health in Martin County reminds residents to avoid contact with visible blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) in any waterbody. Test results today and in recent weeks from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) have confirmed the presence of the toxin, microcystin … Click here to read more

Raccoon tests positive for rabies in Sewall’s Point

A raccoon that came in contact with two dogs in Sewall’s Point has tested positive for rabies. The dogs were vaccinated and will receive a booster. As a precaution, the dogs are quarantined and monitored by Martin County Animal Control. This is the second case of rabies in Martin County this year. … Click here to read more