The Orange County Environmental Protection Division reviews plans, issues permits, performs inspections and pursues enforcement for any activity that will cause a negative impact on the natural resources of Orange County.
Conservation Area Authorization
For minor work within wetlands/conservation areas.
Construct a Boat Ramp Facility
Private, semi-private or commercial.
Construct a Boat Dock
(Special District applications established in Chapter 33 will be under review for a minimum of 35 days from the date received.)
Lakeshore Vegetation Clearing
(Special District applications established in Chapter 33 will be under review for a minimum of 30 days from the date received.)
Construct a Seawall (Shoreline Alteration/Dredge and Fill)
These permits must be approved by the Board of County Commissioners.
(Wetland) Conservation Area Impacts
- Fee changes for Conservation Area Impact minor modifications became effective October 1, 2016. Refer to Exhibit B to learn more.
Conservation Area Determination