Ecosystem Science Management Program within the Mosquito Lagoon Aquatic Preserve (MLAP) is geared
to assist various partner agencies and/or university researchers with ongoing research and monitoring
Resource management in MLAP has focused on partnering with Volusia County and other local government
entities to encourage comprehensive plans consistent with aquatic preserve rules and CAMA's mission.
Education and Outreach
Current education and outreach programs for MLAP
focus on creating stewards who educate and engage others
as well as promote responsible natural resource use.
Public use management focuses on providing public recreational opportunities which are compatible
with resource management objectives.
Photo: Volusia County Mosquito Control
Mosquito Lagoon Aquatic Preserve management efforts are
in direct response to its local issues. Issues-based
management is a means through which any number of partners
may become involved in addressing an issue.