NBC 2: Written by A.J. King. June 4, 2018.
If you took a trip to Sanibel Island over the weekend, you may have seen a difference in water color along the coast.
Brown water has started to creep into the water on Sanibel.
According to Sanibel Director of Natural Resources James Evans, the brown water is suspected to be a direct result of Lake Okeechobee releases that started Friday.