San Diego Management & Monitoring Program

Threats and Stressors
Post-Fire Monitoring -Small Mammal Sampling


Project description

This study involves sampling small mammals at pitfall arrays during four sample periods at each of the four pitfall trapping study sites that were sampled after the 2003 wildfires. Macro-invertebrate and ant samples were to be collected.

Project groups


Project Group: Post-Fire Monitoring

Project location

County: Baja California, San Diego

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

MU: 10, 3, 4, 9

Project focus

Project type: Monitoring

Target vegetation: chaparral, coastal sage scrub, grassland

Main implementing entity: U.S. Geological Survey

Point of contact: Carlton Rochester

SDMMP lead: Kris Preston

Study lead: Carlton Rochester

Strategic elements

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