Land Management Plans in Development

Listed below are the FWC-managed conservation areas for which Management Plans are currently being developed or updated:

  • Tosohatchee Wildlife Management Area
  • Okaloacoochee Slough Wildlife Management Area
  • Joe Budd Wildlife Management Area
  • Lake Wales Ridge Wildlife and Environmental Area
  • Everglades Complex of Wildilfe Management Areas
  • Apalachee Wildlife Management Area
  • Fisheating Creek Wildlife Management Area
  • Hungryland Wildlife and Environmental Area
  • Suwannee Ridge Wildlife and Environmental Area
  • Dinner Island Ranch Wildlife Management Area
  • Hilochee Wildlife Management Area
  • Florida Keys Wildlife and Environmental Area
  • Big Bend Wildlife Management Area
  • T.M. Goodwin Waterfowl Management Area
  • Aucilla Wildlife Management Area

To receive draft management plans, please contact David Alden at

If you wish to submit written comments, please reference the name of the area Management Plan, and submit them 30 days before the ARC public hearing to: David Alden, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Bryant Building,
620 South Meridian Street, Tallahassee, Florida, 32399-1600 or email
The ARC public hearing calendar and agenda are available at:

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