Gopher tortoise sighting report

Date of Report: 

Date of Sighting:

Time: a.m. p.m.


Weather:

Name:

Telephone:

E-mail:


Location of sighting
Street:

Exact Address:

City

Closest Cross Roads

Parcel # (if known)

GPS (if possible)  
Lat :

Long :


        Gopher Tortoises:

 Burrows:

 

Tortoise

   Number seen

Eggs seen?:

Yes   No:

 
Hatchlings

How many?

Size (if known)

   

Describe Gopher's behavior:
Travelling:

Feeding:

Digging:

Other:


Photos taken:  
Yes
  No

If yes, e-mail them to:
enviropermit@volusia.org


Comments:

Do Not Disturb Gopher Tortoise Burrow
It is illegal to take, harm, or harass this
species under rule 68A - 27.005 of the
Florida Administration Code. The destruction
of gopher tortoise burrows constitutes taking
under the law.

Any person who violates this provision is
guilty of a misdemeanor of the second
degree under Florida Law Chapter 372.0725.
Should you witness a violation please
contact Florida Fish and Wildlife
Conservation Commission at
1-888-404-FWCC.


Keith Abrahamson
Environmental
Specialist III
kabrahamson@volusia.org

Julie McCrystal
Permitting Coordinator
enviropermit@volusia.org
ext. 12093


386-736-5927