Coastal Construction and other Beach Activities

Whom to call:

To report someone disturbing a sea turtle nest or an injured, dead, or harassed Sea Turtle
Call:  1-888-404-FWCC (3922)
Cellular phone *FWC or #FWC

To obtain a beach cleaning permit:

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) 850-245-8336

To find a Marine Turtle Permit Holder:
Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) 1-561-882-5975

To report unauthorized beach cleaning:

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) 850-245-8336



FWC Facts:
Almost all of the funding for FWC research and management of Florida panthers is provided by Floridians who purchase “Protect the Panther” license plates.

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