Upcoming Local Public Hearings

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) announce a PUBLIC HEARING for the FWC Lead Managed Portions of Platt Branch Wildlife and Environmental Area located in Highlands County, Florida.

7:00 P.M. Thursday, May 5th, 2016
Sebring Civic Center
355 W Center Ave.
Sebring, FL 33870

PURPOSE: To receive public comment regarding considerations for FWC’s ten-year Management Plan for the FWC Lead Managed Portions of Platt Branch Wildlife and Environmental Area (PBWEA).

This hearing is being held EXCLUSIVELY for discussion of the DRAFT Platt Branch WEA Management Plan. This meeting is not being held to discuss area hunting or fishing regulations. More information on the process for FWC rule and regulation development.

A Management Prospectus for Platt Branch WEA and copy of the agenda is available upon request from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Land Conservation and Planning Group, 620 South Meridian Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1600. Telephone: (850) 487-9102 or by e-mail at Dylan.Imlah@MyFWC.com

Platt Branch Wildlife and Environmental Area Management ProspectusAdobe PDF

Platt Branch Wildlife and Environmental Area Management DRAFT Management Plan 2016 - 2026Adobe PDF

 


The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) announce a PUBLIC HEARING for the FWC Lead Managed Portions of Branan Field Wildlife and Environmental Area located in Clay County and Duval County, Florida.

7:00 P.M. Thursday, May 12th, 2016
Cecil Recreation Complex
2nd Floor
13611-A Normandy Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL  32221

PURPOSE: To receive public comment regarding considerations for FWC’s ten-year Management Plan for the FWC Lead Managed Portions of Branan Field Wildlife and Environmental Area (BFWEA).

This hearing is being held EXCLUSIVELY for discussion of the DRAFT Branan Field WEA Management Plan. This meeting is not being held to discuss area hunting or fishing regulations. More information on the process for FWC rule and regulation development.

A Management Prospectus for Branan Field WEA and copy of the agenda is available upon request from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Land Conservation and Planning Group, 620 South Meridian Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1600. Telephone: (850) 617-9404 or by e-mail at Rebecca.Shelton@MyFWC.com

Branan Field Wildlife and Environmental Area Draft Management PlanAdobe PDF

Branan Field Wildlife and Environmental Area ProspectusAdobe PDF

 


The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) announce a PUBLIC HEARING for the FWC Lead Managed Portions of Perry Oldenburg Wildlife and Environmental Area located in Hernando County, Florida.

7:00 P.M. Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
The Lake House
1202 Kenlake Ave.
Spring Hill, FL 34606

PURPOSE: To receive public comment regarding considerations for FWC’s ten-year Management Plan for the FWC Lead Managed Portions of Perry Oldenburg Wildlife and Environmental Area (POWEA).

This hearing is being held EXCLUSIVELY for discussion of the DRAFT Perry Oldenburg WEA Management Plan. This meeting is not being held to discuss area hunting or fishing regulations. More information on the process for FWC rule and regulation development.

A Management Prospectus for Perry Oldenburg WEA and copy of the agenda is available upon request from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Land Conservation and Planning Group, 620 South Meridian Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1600. Telephone: (850) 487-9422 or by e-mail at Lance.Jacobson@MyFWC.com



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