Sponges in Palm Beach Waters Hit by Mystery Disease (VIDEO)
Red barrel sponges from Delray Ledge north to Breakers Reef are being attacked and killed by a mysterious disease, according to divers with Palm Beach County Reef Rescue.
Tichenor tells New Times that he sees barrel sponges dying on a regular basis, just never to this extent. The yellow stuff in the video is the sponge itself, after the pigment has been expelled.
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