The Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection is updating site-specific management plans for its Aquatic Preserves and National Estuarine Research Reserves. Sites in the process of updating their plans will hold public meetings to receive input on the draft plans. The objectives of the meetings are to:
Inform the public about the history, purpose and scope of management plan development;
Present the draft management plan; and
Solicit public input regarding issues and opportunities that are being or should be addressed in the management plan.
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.