In DEP's Central District, if you have questions, concerns, legislative requests, media inquiries or outreach opportunities, contact Ashley Gardner at 407-897-2914 or Ashley.Gardner@FloridaDEP.gov.
The Ombudsman is responsible for:
Assisting citizens who have questions or complaints
Clarifying or explaining complicated issues
Responding to legislative requests
Responding to media inquiries
Coordinating outreach and volunteer activities
Fulfilling public records requests for multiple programs
DEP's Central District can provide your school, community or organization with speakers and presentations on a variety of environmental conservation and protection topics. The list below reflects major topic areas that staff members can address, but if you don't see the subject you're interested in, call us. If DEP cannot provide a speaker for you, we will help you locate another resource.
St. Johns River
To make a public record request, please contact us at:
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship – protecting our air, water and land. The vision of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is to create strong community partnerships, safeguard Florida’s natural resources and enhance its ecosystems.