Protected Species

Image  Protected Species

 

 

Threatened & Endangered Species are regulated by either the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (U.S. F & W S) and Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC). The Manatee County Comprehensive Plan and Land Development Code require that development sites be evaluated for the presence of listed species and if found that the site development be designed consistent with either the State or federal guidelines.

 

 

Section 705 of the Land Development Code

 

Other Useful Links

Manatee County Natural Resources Interactive Map Viewer

 

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Florida's Endangered Species Webpage


Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission's Wildlife Webpage

 

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission's Bald Eagle Management Webpage