San Diego Management & Monitoring Program

Vertebrate Species
Riparian Bird Surveys


Project description

This was Year 2 of a 2-year study on the effects of fire on the riparian bird community in San Diego County. Tasks included documenting the effects of the 2007 fires on endangered birds, in particularly, the Least Bell's Vireo, and monitoring post-fire recovery of the entire riparian breeding bird community.

Project protocol

Name: No protocol available at this time

Project spatial boundary

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Project focus

Project type: Monitoring

Target species: Least Bell's vireo

Target vegetation: riparian forest & scrub

Implementing entities

Main implementing entity: U.S. Geological Survey

Principal investigator: Barbara Kus

SDMMP lead: Kris Preston

Project funding agreements

Funding participants
Role Participants
funding source Environmental Mitigation Program

Strategic elements

Budget year: pre FY15-1 Work plan objectives number: