Environment References and Education Resources

Guide to Protecting Orange County's Natural Environment


Land Management and Species Protection:

Hiking and Wildlife Viewing in Orange County:

Education Opportunities:

  • Commercial Fertilizer Applicator Training
  • Jr. Naturalist Program
  • The Jr. Naturalist Program provides opportunities for youth, ages 8-14, to learn about nature through outdoor exploration, environmental activities and wildlife interaction. Classes are held on a Saturday once a month from September through May, excluding December, with most classes being held on Orange County conservation properties. All classes are free and open to the public. Registration is required. Space is limited and varies per class.

Volunteer and Intern Opportunities:

Water Protection and Conservation:

Waste Management for Residents:

Contact Us

Environmental Protection Division
3165 McCrory Place, Suite 200
Orlando, FL 32803
Email: EPD@ocfl.net
Phone: (407) 836-1400
Fax: (407) 836-1499

Report Concern/ Violations to Orange County 311

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