Environmental Surveys and Studies

The gopher tortoise ( Gopherus polyphemus) is a threatened species, their burrows provide shelter for at least 360 other animal species.

Signage for typical protected species monitored at Everglades Restoration projects.

Monitoring needed where protected birds are endangered by construction activities. Injury or death of listed birds such as Wood Stork can stop construction.

The protected Eastern Indigo snake is mobile in warm weather, moving from one area to the next, and crossing dangerous roads.