Article abstract: This third and final annual report provides background information and summarizes the tasks performed during the third year (September 2013 to August 2014) of the Otay tarplant (Deinandra conjugens) and San Diego thornmint (Acanthomintha ilicifolia) restoration and enhancement program in the Chula Vista Central City Preserve. Three quarterly reports have previously been prepared by RECON. The information from these reports is summarized below for tasks completed between September 1, 2013 and August 31, 2014. This final annual report also summarizes the results of the relevé vegetation surveys that were conducted in spring 2014 at the treatment sites, as well as the population estimates for Otay tarplant and San Diego thornmint.
Number of pages: 50
Prepared for: City of Chula Vista, Planning & Building Department;
Prepared by: RECON Environmental, Inc.;
Keywords: habitat restoration; Otay Tarplant; restoration; San Diego thornmint; tarplant; thornmint;
Species: San Diego thorn-mint; Otay tarplant