Protective Coatings: UFC 3-190-06, Protective Coatings and Paints
Asphalt & Concrete: UFC 3-270-01, O&M Manual: Asphalt and Concrete Pavement Maintenance and Repair
Fences: UFC 4-022-03, Security Fences and Gates
D02.3 Tyndall AFB Standards
Air Force Common Output Level Standards (AF COLS) - Ground Maintenance (Tyndall AFB): The current standard under which the base operates for landscape maintenance
The Master Plant List, which provides a comprehensive list of plants allowed on the base, is available from Tyndall AFB. The complete Master Plant List is provided as an appendix to the Tyndall AFB Installation Facilities Standards (IFS) and is included on the IFS website .
Sea turtles are listed as either Endangered or Threatened. They are protected under the Federal Endangered Species Act of 1973 and Florida's Marine Turtle Protection Act (379.2431, Florida Statutes). Florida Statutes restrict the take, possession, disturbance, mutilation, destruction, selling, transference, molestation, and harassment of marine turtles, nests, eggs or habitat.
D02.5 Antiterrorism Landscape Guidelines
Landscape contractors will require their staff and site managers to follow the guidelines outlined in the most current version of UFC 4-010-01, DoD Minimum Antiterrorism Standards for Buildings, as it relates to landscape and maintenance.
D02.6 Additional Resources
The following additional resources applicable to Florida and the Southern United States were consulted in the development of the Tyndall AFB Sustainable Landscape Initiative maintenance plan:
Office of Federal Sustainability, Guidance for Federal Agencies on Sustainable Practices for Designed Landscapes, May 2017
University of Alabama, Landscape and Grounds Strategic Plan, 2018
University of Florida Extension Florida-Friendly Landscape Program, Florida-Friendly Landscaping Guidelines for Selecting a Landscape Contractor
University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Extension, various documents are included and cited in this plan
D02.7 Regulated Landscape Maintenance Activities
The following maintenance activities are regulated by the U.S. Air Force as well as the State of Florida:
Adhering to noise ordinances related to motorized equipment