|Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 6, 2015|
Agenda Item #10
Florida Native Plant Month - October 2015
Contact and/or Presenter Information
Board of County Commissioners
Adopt Proclamation designating October 2015 as "Florida Native Plant Month" in Manatee County, Florida.
The Florida Native Plant Society (FNPS) began in the summer of 1980 by a group of scientists, educators, and conservationists concerned about the loss of Florida's native plants and the introduction of non-native species overtaking natural areas. Its mission is the preservation, conservation, and restoration of the native plants and native plant communities of Florida.
Andy Taylor, FNPS Director of Development, will be in attendance to accept the proclamation.
County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)
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Attachment: Florida Native Plant Month.pdf