Mission Statement

TTo protect the health, safety and well-being of the citizens of Hardee County while safeguarding the quality of our land, water, air and help ensure long-term ecological, social and economic benefits; the Mining Department also promotes coordination with other State and Federal agencies to assure timely and quality reclamation through the regulation of the phosphate mining industry.

Contact Information

West Palmer Mining Director

Deb Butler Permitting Specialist

220 S. 9th Ave
Wauchula, FL 33873

Office Phone (863) 773-0136

Fax (863) 767-0360

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.