CCA Florida Calls on Flats Anglers To Protest Access Restrictions in Everglades National Park
March 18, 2013[dropcap]E[/dropcap]verglades National Park released its Draft General Management Plan for public review and comment on February 27th. The Draft GMP public comment period is open through Sunday, May 12, 2013.
CCA Florida strongly opposes these unwarranted access restrictions and believes that all pole and troll zones should have access corridors in the no combustion engine zones, properly sized pole and troll zones, adequate signage, and proper education and outreach for the users.
We ask that you put the following dates on your calendar and be on the lookout for additional information from CCA.
Please attend one of the following public hearings to voice your opinion.
Location Date Time Address
Homestead March 19th 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM John D. Campbell Agricultural Center
18710 SW 288th Street
Islamorada March 20th 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Coral Shores High School
89901 Old Highway
Everglades City March 21st 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Everglades City School
415 School Drive
Everglades City, FL
Dania Beach April 8th 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM International Game Fish Association (IGFA)
300 Gulfstream Way
Dania Beach, FL
Naples April 9th 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Edison State College
Collier Campus – Building J
7007 Lely Cultural Parkway
Key Largo April 10th 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Murray Nelson Government Center
102050 Overseas Highway
Key Largo, FL
Miami April 11th 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Florida International University
11200 SW 8th Street