Boating, Fishing, and Travel Information for West Pass, Apalachicola Bay, FL
West Pass is located between Vincent Island and Cape St. George Island State Reserve in Apalachicola Bay. Apalachicola is a city located on an inlet of the Gulf of Mexico, Apalachicola Bay, at the mouth of the Apalachicola River in Franklin County, Florida. The city is home to Dixie Theater, a professional liver performance center. The name Apalachicola is said to mean “people on the other side of the river” or “land of the friendly people”.
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Current Conditions The red tide organism, Karenia brevis, was observed at background concentrations in one sample from Southwest Florida over the past week. Additional details are provided below. In Southwest Florida over the past week, K. brevis was observed at background concentrations offshore of Hillsborough County. For additional information, view the Southwest… SEE MORE
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