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Record Amount Of Seaweed Washing Up On Miami Beaches

Share The Article Last Updated 4 mins ago Tons of sargassum seaweed have been invading the most popular beaches, including top destinations like Cancun and Puerto Rico, and ruining travelers’ vacations— or at least their beach expectations.  These algae have also arrived in South Florida. Miami Beach has been one of the places where the […]

Record Amounts Of Seaweed Invading Top Destinations Including Cancun And Puerto Rico

Share The Article Last Updated 13 mins ago Masses of sargassum seaweed have been invading popular and touristic Caribbean destinations—from Puerto Rico to Barbados— for months, ruining travelers’ vacations and worrying local authorities about economic and environmental consequences.  “This year has been the worst year on record,” said the researcher and faculty member with Florida […]

Brown Smelly Seaweed Called Sargassum Invading Most Popular Caribbean Destinations

Share The Article Last Updated 30 mins ago A brown, smelly seaweed called sargassum is invading most popular destinations in the Caribbean, potentially ruining the vacations of millions of travelers this summer. Whilst most travelers head to the Caribbean in search of soft sand, clear blue seas and a vacation that’s a treat for all […]

Cancun Expecting Its Worst Seaweed Season In 5 Years

Share The Article Last Updated 50 seconds ago Cancun is expecting its worst seaweed season in five years – with record amounts of Sargassum expected to be washed ashore along its coastline and beaches. With Mexico’s Navy Secretary, José Ojeda, having recently described the situation as “alarming” – the nation’s officials are bracing themselves for […]

Popular Playa Del Carmen Beach To Remain Closed To Tourists Due To Seaweed

Share The Article Last Updated 10 mins ago `Sargassum seaweed continues to accumulate along Mexico’s Caribbean coast, with a number of beaches in the area battling an excessive landfall. Playa El Recodo, one of the most popular beaches in Playa Del Carmen, is one of those greatly affected, with local authorities announcing the natural attraction […]

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