Upcoming Local Public Hearings

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) announce a PUBLIC HEARING for the FWC Lead Managed Portions of Hilochee Wildlife Management Area located in Lake and Polk County, Florida.

7:00 P.M. Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
Lake County Commission Chambers
315 W Main St
Tavares, FL 32778

PURPOSE:  To receive public comment regarding considerations for FWC’s ten-year Management Plan for the FWC Lead Managed Portions of Hilochee Wildlife Management Area (HWMA).

This hearing is being held EXCLUSIVELY for discussion of the DRAFT Hilochee WMA Management Plan. This meeting is not being held to discuss area hunting or fishing regulations. View more information on the process for FWC rule and regulation development or call (850) 487-1764.  

A Management Prospectus for Hilochee WMA 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) 487-955 or by e-mail at David.Alden@myfwc.com


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

7:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
Harvey Government Center
2nd Floor
1200 Truman Ave
Key West, FL 33040

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

This hearing is being held EXCLUSIVELY for discussion of the DRAFT Florida Keys WEA Management Plan. This meeting is not being held to discuss area hunting or fishing regulations. For more information on the process for FWC rule and regulation development go online to: http://myfwc.com/conservation/terrestrial/management-plans/upcoming/or call (850) 487-1764.

A Management Prospectus for Florida Keys 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) 487-9982 or by e-mail at Peter.Vandeburgt@myfwc.com



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