Big Hickory Island Preserve, located south of Fort Myers Beach and north of Bonita Beach has a stewardship plan the public can view and offer input.
The Big Hickory Island Preserve Land Stewardship Plan will be the topic of discussion at a 6 p.m. meeting Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012 at the Bonita Spring Public Library.
The plan called a land stewardship plan is the product of Lee County Parks and Recreation Land Stewardship staff. The plan describes the Preserves, the resource-based recreation proposed and maintenance that is planned. After public review the plan will be presented to the Lee County Board of County Commissioners for approval.
The stewardship plan is available for review until Aug. 7, 2012 at the Bonita Springs Public Library, 26876 Pine Avenue, Bonita Springs and at the Fort Myers Beach Library, 2755 Estero Blvd., Fort Myers Beach and at www.leeparks.org under facilities>preserves>other preserves>Big Hickory Island Preserve.
The meeting's address is Bonita Springs Library, 26876 Pine Avenue, Bonita Springs, FL. Written comments are encouraged and can be given at the meeting, online or through the mail.
For more information contact Beach resident Terry Cain at firstname.lastname@example.org or 707-3015
--submitted by Belinda Harper, Lee County Parks and Recreation