Martin County’s wetlands protections are at risk. A professional land planner wants to change the Martin County Comprehensive Growth Management Plan to allow wetlands that are one-half acre or smaller in urban areas to be paved over by developers.
For more information, please watch this workshop as experts including Greg Braun, Gary Goforth, Maggy Hurchalla, and Jason Totoiu outline the importance of small wetlands, their value to Martin County's environment, and what citizens can do to preserve them for future generations.
Also, please watch this video from the Guardians of Martin County:
To help preserve Martin County's urban wetlands, add your name to this petition to tell County Commissioners that you oppose little wetlands' destruction by developers.
Martin County residents: Make your voices heard at the next Local Planning Agency meeting. Details below: