“Red tide is a clear and visible threat to the Suncoast’s environment and economy. The recent bloom is devastating vulnerable marine life and discouraging tourists from visiting our beaches and coastal businesses. Congress needs to help protect our seashore by boosting red tide research and mitigation programs.”
Leadership: Congressman Buchanan is a leader in fighting harmful algal blooms, having cosponsored legislation that would develop a comprehensive strategy and regional action plans to address the issue. Oil spill prevention and accountability are also priorities of his. He is the Republican Chair of the Florida congressional delegation and holds water quality issues and ocean health as top priorities. Congressman Buchanan is also a long time water enthusiast and an active boater.
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