Beach environment and sea turtles
The Environmental Management Division administers Volusia County’s Habitat Conservation Plan on its 36 miles of managed beach. This program focuses on the minimization and mitigation of potential impacts of protected species due to public vehicular beach driving.
If you are a resident or a visitor of Volusia County beaches, it is important to understand the beach environment and its incredible wildlife!
Click on the links in the left-hand box to learn more about these magnificent sea creatures and Volusia County's efforts to protect them.