Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - November 19, 2013
November 19, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #3

2013 Florida Master Naturalist Graduation Recognition


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Lisa A. Hickey, Extension Agent, Urban Horticulture & Water Conservation Agent, Community Services Department,  Agriculture & Extension Service Division, 941-722-4524, Ext 261

Action Requested
Presentation of "Certificate of Completion" for the individuals who have completed the Florida Master Naturalist Program Freshwater Uplands Module.  The title of "Florida Master Naturalist" shall be conferred upon those graduates who have completed all three required modules.  We would like to express thanks and appreciation for their hard work and future service to the citizens of Manatee County.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Conservation element, Comp. Plan  Water Conservation Plan.  Education activities as related to residential water use.  Also Comp. Plan elements dealing with fertilizer and pesticide reduction.

Background Discussion

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please return approved copy to Sharon McClellan at Agriculture & Extension Service (sharon.mcclellan@mymanatee.org).

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Freshwater Wetlands 2013 Student List for BCC.pdf