Presentation on theme: "Environmental Management Volusia County Ginger Adair, Director."— Presentation transcript:
Environmental Management Volusia County Ginger Adair, Director
Our mission is the preservation, protection and restoration of our natural resources for the benefit of the citizens of Volusia County. Mission
Minimum Standards and County Wide Environmental Ordinances Trees Wetlands Stormwater Sea Turtles Potable Water Wellfield (Well Field Protection) Water Conservation Water Wise Landscaping Beaches and Dunes Trees Wetlands Stormwater Sea Turtles Potable Water Wellfield (Well Field Protection) Water Conservation Water Wise Landscaping Beaches and Dunes
Division Programs Pollution Control Natural Resources Green Volusia Program Marine Science Center Land Management Environmental Permitting
Tom Carey Pollution Control
Program Areas Bio-Residual Sludge Domestic Waste Environmental Emergency Response Team (EERT) Hazardous Waste Solid Waste Water Resources Management Petroleum Cleanup
Water Quality Monitoring Surface Water Storm Water TMDL Airport Assists with compliance and enforcement to help protect the health of the public and ecosystems.
River and Beach Cleanups St. Johns River Halifax/Indian R./Coastal
Petroleum Cleanup Manage the petroleum cleanup program, which ensures cleanup of petroleum related groundwater and soil contamination.
Natural Resources Katrina Locke
Program Areas Protected Species Policy Sea Turtles Manatees Scrub Species Estuarine Habitat Restoration Environmental Education Green Volusia Special Projects
Sea Turtle Protection Natural Areas Conservation Zone Nest Marking, excavations Rut Raking Washbacks Strandings Migratory Birds Lighting Enforcement
Manatee Protection Plan Speed Zone Enforcement Manatee Watch Mono-filament Recycling Outreach, Education, & Research Marine Mammal Stranding Manatee Conservation Fund
Green Local Government
As a county government we have both the opportunity and responsibility to use resources wisely and to encourage others to do the same.
Michael Brothers Marine Science Center
Program Areas Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Seabird rehabilitation Exhibit Area Education Guest Services
Randall Sleister Land Management
Program Areas Management Plan Development Habitat Maintenance & Restoration Prescribed Fire Sustainable Forestry Mechanical Techniques Upland Ecosystem Restoration Project Faunal and Flora Assessment Inventory Monitoring Exotic Plant & Animal Control Security & Maintenance