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The Florida Department of Environmental Protection regulates many activities that affect our beaches and coasts:

Beaches (Division of Water Resources Management)

Florida Coastal Management Program


Incentive-Based Programs

Programs that provide incentives to owners or managers to minimize or mitigate negative impacts on coastal wildlife from their activities are a tool that may be used in place of regulations.

Florida Clean Marina Program

Florida Wildlife Conservation Guide

Landowner Assistance Program

St. Johns County Habitat Conservation Plan

Walton County Habitat Conservation Plan

Wildlife Lighting Certification Program