The Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) offers the following recommendations for the protection of marine turtles during Post-Hurricane IRMA activities related to the Department of Environmental Protection’s Emergency Final Order (EFO) OGC No. 17-0989. The EFO requires that the nature, timing and sequence of construction be conducted to provide protection to, and not disturb, listed species and their habitats.
October 4, 2017 - 9:48am
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