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Orange Lake management activities update presentation to be held Oct. 17

News Release

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Media contact: Karen Parker, 386-758-0525

A public meeting to present an update on management activities performed at Orange Lake under last year’s work plan and to discuss the draft work plan for the upcoming year is scheduled for Oct. 17, according to Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) officials.

A progress report on FWC’s Habitat Management Plan will also be presented.

The meeting will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Alachua County Library District Headquarters, 401 E. University Ave., Gainesville.        

For information about this meeting, contact Ryan Hamm at 352-620-7341.

We encourage the public to pass along this information to anyone who may be interested in attending this meeting. The meeting location is handicap-accessible. 

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