San Diego Management & Monitoring Program

Threats and Stressors
Synthesis of the Response and Recovery of Plants and Animals to the 2003 and 2007 San Diego Wildfires


Project description

This study involves synthesizing what has been learned over the course of a multi-taxa multi-year investigation of the response and recovery of plants and animals to the 2003 and 2007 wildfires in San Diego County.

Project groups


Project Group: Post-Fire Monitoring

Project location

County: Baja California, San Diego

General: Central-central, Central-west, North-central, South-central, South-west

MU: 10, 11, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9

Project focus

Project type: Monitoring

Target vegetation: chaparral, coastal sage scrub, grassland

Main implementing entity: U.S. Geological Survey

Partner: Bureau of Land Management; California Department of Fish and Wildlife; County of San Diego, Department of Parks and Recreation; Environmental Mitigation Program; UCSD

Point of contact: Carlton Rochester

Principal investigator: Robert N. Fisher

SDMMP lead: Yvonne Moore

Study lead: Carlton Rochester

Strategic elements

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