State to Monitor for Red Tide

The rains have raised new concerns about red tide off the Massachusetts coast.

The state's Department of Marine Fisheries collected samples Monday, and is expected to release its findings today.

Also today, a team from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution heads out to survey the waters.

Bob Oakes speaks with Don Anderson, senior scientist at the institution.

This program aired on May 17, 2006. The audio for this program is not available.


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