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 Rookery Bay Reserve Management Plan Review Process

Advisory Committee

Upcoming Meetings

Past Meetings

All Advisory Committee meetings will be held at Rookery Bay Reserve, 300 Tower Road, Naples, FL 34113 and are open to the public. A public comment period will be held at the end of each meeting with a limited time for each speaker.

Member List

Name Affiliation
Bill Barnett City of Naples, Mayor
Brad Cornell Audubon Society - Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary
Donna Fiala Collier County Commissioner
Bryan Fluech Florida Sea Grant
Layne Hamilton US Fish & Wildlife Service
Jayson Horadam Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission
Andrew McElwaine The Conservancy of Southwest Florida
Frank Perrucci Marine Industries
Nancy Richie City of Marco
Lois Swaim Friends of Rookery Bay
Greg Tolley Florida Gulf Coast University
J.P. Van Dongen Keewaydin Homeowners Association
Frank Van Essen Collier Mosquito Control District
Curt Witthoff Collier County Schools

American crocodile

The endangered American crocodile is resident to the bay.

For more information, please contact Brenda Varnes, at (239) 417-6310 or Brenda.Varnes@dep.state.fl.us. Written comments are welcome and can be submitted via fax: (850) 245-2110, Attn: Rookery Bay; or e-mail Rookery.Bay@dep.state.fl.us.

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Last updated: April 06, 2015

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