Wildlife Preservation

Heron by the water

Here you will find information about Gopher Tortoises, Scrub Jays, exotic/invasive species, and more. State and Federal information can be found here for North Port's protected species along with permitting information. You can find more information on trees and the environment on our Tree Removal & Arborist Services page.

Report Wildlife!

Let us know what wildlife you encounter throughout the City of North Port. Knowing what wildlife we have and where they are located help us best protect vulnerable species. You can report these wildlife sighting here:

Report Wildlife Here

Additional Contacts and Resources

South District Office (Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Fort Myers)
(239) 344-5600

Office of Beaches and Coastal Systems (Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Tallahassee)
(850) 245- 7669