Coordinates the Florida Department of Environmental Protection's position on the consistency of federal activities with departmental policies and regulations, and provides comments to the Florida State Clearinghouse.
Coordinates DEP's position on proposed transportation improvement projects being evaluated by the Florida Department of Transportation through its Efficient Transportation Decision Making process, and provides statements of environmental feasibility for proposed toll road projects operated by Florida's Turnpike Enterprise, as required under Chapter 338, F.S.
Under its Comprehensive Plan program, the Office of Intergovernmental Programs:
Coordinates DEP's review of local government comprehensive plans, plan amendments, sector plans and rural land stewardship area plans under Chapter 163, F.S.
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.