The Environmental Protection Division investigates citizen complaints on a wide variety of environmental issues.
The Environmental Protection Division investigates citizen complaints on a wide variety of environmental issues. These include, but are not limited to: surface water quality, construction site erosion and sedimentation control, use of the Municipal Stormwater System, fish kills, algae blooms, handling and storage of hazardous and non-hazardous waste, certain wetland issues, and tree protection. We have many responsibilities under the Manatee County Land Development Code, several programs delegated to us by the state and are responsible for implementing several County ordinances. read on Environmental Complaints
Environmental Complaint Reporting and Investigation Procedures
This photo gallery illustrates some of the environmental quality issues we're asked to investigate. These photos are just a guide - not all of the photos illustrate activities requiring corrective action nor do they illustrate all of the problems we have had to resolve. If you have an environmental concern, the most effective way to report your complaint is by calling the Manatee County Citizens Action Center at (941) 748-4501. read on Gallery of Common Environmental Complaints