The Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Florida Coastal Office announces a public meeting to receive comments on the Alligator Harbor Aquatic Preserve draft management plan. The meeting will be Tuesday, August 15 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Florida State University Coastal and Marine Laboratory, 3618 Coastal Highway 98, St. Teresa, FL 32358.

A copy of the draft plan is posted at For the agenda, contact the preserve Manager, Jonathan Brucker by e-mail:, by phone 670-7723, or by mail: 108 Island Drive, Eastpoint, FL 32328.

If special accommodation is required for participation contact the manager 48 hours in advance. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, (800) 955-8771 (TDD) or (800) 955-8770 (Voice).