Comments for: Scientists predict moderate New England red tide

Posted April 08, 2011, at 4:29 p.m.
Last modified April 08, 2011, at 7:42 p.m.

BOSTON — Scientists on Friday predicted a moderate bloom of the toxic red tide in New England this summer, and they say the same water conditions that held it in check last year could suppress it again. The naturally occurring red tide algae produces a toxin that shellfish absorb, making …

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