Reports and Products

For quick links to commonly used reports and data, see the list below. Or click here to browse all reports and products.

Maps and GIS

Google Earth (kml) and Shapfiles (shp)
· MSP-Master Occurrence Matrix (MOM) [SHP][KML][XLSX] *Updated 10/28/15

· 2012 Vegetation GIS and Invasive Species GIS [link to SANDAG website]

· MSP-Management Unit Boundaries [KML] [zipped SHP]
· Level 2 Invasive Plant GIS [KML] [zipped SHP

Standard Layers Online Map Viewer- MOM and Conserved Lands, click here.

MSP 2014-2016 Priorities Viewer- Priority actions for implementation, click here

**A "no data" value of -999 is used to distinguish a zero from "no data"

Static Maps
· Conserved Lands in San Diego County [Letter- in progress] [Poster- in progress]
· Core Habitat Areas and Linkages- Updated 7/27/15 [1.8MB]
· MSP- Management Units [1.4MB]
· San Diego County Habitat Planning Areas [in progress]


Workshops and Symposiums

· MSP Workshop Presentation 4-23-14 (10.5MB) and WebEx (click here)

· Feral Pig Presentation (10MB)

· Genetics Workshop (click here)

· Endemic Plant Symposium (click here)

· Species on the Edge Symposium (click here)

· Coastal Cactus Wren Symposium (click here)

· Connectivity Strategic Plan Science Session (click here)

· Dahlem Conference Summary Document- Groups 1, 2, and 3 (click here)

Species Highlights

· Cactus Wren (click here)

Land Management Projects [go to table]

South San Diego County Grasslands Project, Draft Reports Jan 2013

· A Conceptual Model for Otay tarplant [1.5MB]
· RJER Otay Tarplant Restoration Study [122KB]
· Restoration Methods and Experimental Design Summary [1.6MB]
· Grassland and Forbland Habitat Assessments [zipped 1.2MB]
· Otay Tarplant Maps and Goals and Objectives [zipped 2.8MB]
· Quino Checkerspot Maps and Goals and Objectives [zipped 3.3MB]


Management Reports

South San Diego County Coastal Cactus Wren (Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus) Habitat Conservation and Management Plan. The Nature Conservancy. June 2015. [Library Link]

PSHB and GSOB Management Presentations. Tom W. Coleman, USDA Forest Service- Biology and management of the goldspotted oak borer and polyphagous shot hole borer [5.8MB]. Richard Stouthamer, UCR, et al.- Update on the Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer in California [2.2MB].

  • PSHB Decision Making Flowchart [336KB], PSHB Symptoms and Look-alikes [819KB], PSHB Distribution Map [281KB]

California Pollinator Plants- Native Milkweeds (Asclepias spp.). USDA and NRCS aid for using milkweed in restoration [1.3MB].

Brachypodium Control: Experimental Treatments to Control Brachypodium, An Adaptive Approach for Conserving Endemic Species in San Diego County, California. Conservation Biology Institute. June 2014 [6.5MB], Appendices [8.9MB]

An Adaptive Management approach to recovering burrowing owl populations and restoring a grassland ecosystem in San Diego County Institute for Conservation Research, San Diego Zoo Global. 2013 [click here]

Adaptive Management Framework for San Diego Thornmint, Acanthomintha ilicifolia, San Diego County, California, Conservation Biology Institute with SDMMP. 2014. Framework [3.6MB], Appendices A, C, D, E [7.5MB], Appendix B [96KB]. 

Captive Propagation and Release Plan for Quino Checkerspot Butterfly, The Urban Wildlands Group, Sept 2012. [4.3MB]


Framework/Template for Implementing Adaptive Management, SDSU IEMM Draft report June 2013 [14MB]


Natural areas ecological damage and economic costs survey report, Sweitzer and McCann 2007 [3.6MB]


Wild Pigs, biology, damage, control techniques and management, SRNL 2009 [8.0MB]


Land Management Plan for the Rancho Jamul ER, TAIC 2008 [22MB], Appendices [4.6MB]

Monitoring Reports


Biotelemetry Data for Golden Eagles (Aquila chrysaetos) Captured in Coastal Southern California, November 2014-February 2016. [20MB]

J26 Vernal Pool Annual Reports and Data Downloads

· VDM Annual Report Year 1[13MB], Year 2[21MB]

· VDM Annual Report Year 4 with data [8MB]

· Programmatic Reference Pool Monitoring Protocol [44KB]

· J26 VP monitoring data spreadsheets [245KB]

· J26 VP monitoring data shapefiles [11KB]

· J26 VP monitoring pictures part 1[22.5MB], part 2[27.5MB], part 3[6MB], part 4[25MB], part 5[22.6MB]

· J26 VP GIS Data [7MB]

· J26 VP Hydromonitoring 2014-2015 [16KB]

San Diego MSCP Status Report: 1997 - 2011, Dec 2012

· Cover, Table of Contents, and Sections 1 thru 8 [431KB]
· Appendix 1: MSCP Covered Plant Species Summary [15MB]
· Appendix 2: MSCP Covered Animal Species Summary [19MB]


USGS Badger Report, 2012 [4.5MB]


USGS Coastal Cactus Wren Genetic Study - San Diego and Orange Counties - Final Report, 2012 [4.0MB]


USGS Coastal Cactus Wren Genetic Study - Coastal Southern California - Final Report, 2013 [2.1MB]


U.C. Davis Mountain Lion Interim Progress Report
· Progress Report [616KB]
· Appendix A [88MB]
· Appendix B [9.5MB]


SR-94 Wildlife Crossing and Highway Expansion [8.7MB]

SR-94 Wildlife Crossing Presentation [9.2MB]

Wildlife Crossing Structure Handbook- Caltrans [10.6MB]

Strategic Plans

Management Strategic Plan for Conserved Lands in Western San Diego County

[go to webpage]

Invasive Plant Species Strategic Plan
· Management Priorities for Invasive Non-Native Plants, Sep 2012 [10MB]
· Plant Assessment Forms [go to webpage]

· Level 2 Invasive Plant GIS Shapefile (see Maps and GIS downloads)

· Species ID Handout Sheets [2.8MB]

Connectivity Monitoring Strategic Plan
· Connectivity Monitoring Strategic Plan, Jan 2011 [440KB]
· Appendix 1 [87KB]
· Appendix 2 [132KB]
· Appendix 3 [7.7MB]