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Blue-Green Algae Bloom Alert for Additional Sites in Jacksonville

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The Florida Department of Health in Duval County has issued a health alert (at additional sites) for the presence of harmful blue-green algal toxins in the St. Johns River. The water samples activating the alert were taken between September 30 and October 4, 2021. The public should exercise caution in and around the St. Johns River, as well as in and around the following locations:

  • St. Johns River – Dames Point Bridge
  • St. Johns River – St. Johns Marina, Jacksonville
  • St. Johns River – South end of Hart Bridge
  • St. Johns River – Canal to Marco Lake
  • St. Johns River – Marina Ortega Landing
  • St. Johns River – St. Vincent Riverside

OD2A: Overdose Data To Action is a program that was created to address the overdose crisis in Duval County. Though this program covers all addictions there is a special emphasis on opioid addiction and overdoses.

Learn more about Addiction and Overdose Prevention