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New Resident Information

CapeCoralWelcomeThank you for showing an interest in Cape Coral’s natural world! 

  Our goal is to provide you with
  information that will help you
  become an environmentally
  responsible Florida citizen, both
  enjoying and preserving this area’s
  unique resources. Below you will
  find a list of interesting environmental
  websites and useful contact information.

If you have questions about this area’s environment,

City of Cape Coral
Environmental Resources Division
P.O. Box 150027, Cape Coral, FL  33915-0027
(239) 574-0785

Local Agencies

Babcock Ranch Preservation, 338-2550 ext. 221
Canalwatch, 574-0785
Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants, (352) 392-1799
Code Enforcement, 574-0613 
Charlotte Harbor National Estuary Program, 338-2556 
Citizen Action Center, 311
Environmental Resources Division, 574-0785
Florida Native Plant Society, (321) 271-6702
Florida Yards & Neighborhoods, 549-4606
Injured Wild Animal - CROW, 472-3644
Irrigator Hotline, 574-0431
Lee County Hyacinth Control, 694-2174
Lee County Mosquito Control, 694-2174
Lee County Extension Service, 533-4327
Lee County Animal Services, 432-2083
Manatees, 1-800-342-5367
Marine Fish Kill Hotline, 1-800-636-0511
Marine Patrol, 332-6966
Mote Marine Lab, 1-800-691-MOTE
National Wildlife Federation, 1-800-822-9919
Owls, Eagles, and Gopher Tortoises, 574-0552
Rotary Park FYN - class registration, 549-4606
Waste Pro (Garbage & Recycling), 945-0800


Environment & Nature Websites

Audubon of Florida
Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium
Charlotte Harbor Environmental Center
The Coral Reef Alliance
Ding Darling Wildlife Society
Earthday Network
Enviro World
National Geographic
The Nature Conservancy
Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation
Save the Manatee Club
Sierra Club
World Wildlife Fund


Government & University Websites

FL Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services
FL Department of Environmental Protection
FL Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission
Florida Gulf Coast University
Florida Marine Research Institute
National Estuaries Program (EPA)National Wildlife Federation
NOAA Weather
South Florida Water Management District
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service


Landscaping Information Websites

Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council
Florida Forestry Association
Florida Friendly Landscaping


Miscellaneous Websites

Call before you dig
Lost Pets in Lee County


News Websites

Cape Coral Breeze
The News Press