The Florida Department of Environmental Protection, the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship, is a diverse agency established to protect and manage our state’s natural resources, including our air, water and land. The Division of State Lands' core mission is to provide consistent and efficient real estate and land management services to the Board of Trustees of the Internal Improvement Trust Fund.
The Division of State Lands’ vision is to be recognized as providing superior customer service and responsible oversight of the state’s natural resources while encouraging economic growth. The division will continually improve its process, develop innovative solutions, provide expert and timely guidance, exercise fiscal accountability, and partner with participating agencies, institutions, municipalities, private organizations and the residents of Florida.
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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.