Gopher Tortoise Contacts
For questions or general information about gopher tortoises
please contact FWC’s Assistant Gopher Tortoise Biologist at (850) 921-1030.
For questions related to gopher tortoise permitting, call Tara vonBodungen, Program Assistant at (850) 921-1031.
For questions regarding a previously submitted or issued gopher tortoise permit, call the gopher tortoise conservation biologist for your region.
Regional Gopher Tortoise Permitting Contacts
Gopher Tortoise Program Administration
Katherine (Gentry) Richardson, PhD.
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Attn Gopher Tortoise Conservation Program
620 South Meridian Street (Mail Station 2A)
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1600