Start of releases from Lake Okeechobee cause for concern on Treasure Coast

On the Treasure Coast, scores of businesses are connected to the water. The marine industry contributes an estimated $600 million a year in Martin County alone, and a large portion of that comes from businesses that operate on — and in — the water. So when the water changes color from blue to brown, it affects the amount of green coming in. http://www.tcpalm.com/news/2012/sep/24/start-of-releases-from-lake-okeechobee-cause-for/