Category: Gov. Rick Scott.

Florida Fish and Wildlife, Partners Discuss Enhanced Support For Continued Red Tide Response

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and Florida Department of Environmental Protection leadership met with county partners to discuss continued red tide response, including enhanced testing efforts, technology and equipment to support impacted communities.

GOV. RICK SCOTT: Florida Set All-Time Tourism Record With 116.5 Million Visitors in 2017

Governor Rick Scott announced on Tuesday that Florida set another tourism record in 2017 by welcoming the highest number of visitors in any year in the state’s history with 116.5 million visitors, according to VISIT FLORIDA. This represents a 3.6 percent increase over the 112.4 million visitors in 2016.