Year 2 Annual Report for the Otay Tarplant and San Diego Thornmint Restoration and Enhancement Program (SANDAG Grant Number 5001590; RECON Number 5662)

Type: report

Article abstract: This second annual report provides background information and summarizes the tasks performed during the second year (September 2012 to August 2013) 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, 2012 and August 31, 2013. This annual report also summarizes the results of the relevé vegetation surveys that were conducted in spring 2013 at the treatment sites, as well as the population estimates for Otay tarplant and San Diego thornmint.

Number of pages: 58

Day: 30

Month: September

Year: 2013

Notes: SANDAG TransNet Environmental Mitigation Program (EMP) Land Management Grant: #5001590

Prepared for: City of Chula Vista;

Prepared by: RECON Environmental, Inc.;

Keywords: Habitat Enhancement; Otay Tarplant; restoration; San Diego thornmint; thornmint;

Species: San Diego thorn-mint; Otay tarplant