Cathy Olson

Cathy Olson earned her B.S. in Natural Resource Management in 1994 from University of Maryland and her M.S. in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation in 1998 from the University of Florida.

She is certified by The Wildlife Society as a wildlife biologist and has worked for years to acquire land and implement land management plans to maintain wildlife populations and ecosystem processes in southwest Florida and Maryland.

She has authored, implemented, and critiqued land management plans for public and private entities, and has authored land development codes in Charlotte County. She has previously served as president of the Peace River Audubon Society, served on the Board of Directors for the Charlotte Harbor Environmental Center, and is currently a board member of the Friends of Charlotte Harbor Aquatic Preserve.


Conservation Lands Manager
Parks & Recreation
3410 Palm Beach Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33916
(239) 533-7455
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