San Diego Management & Monitoring Program

Vegetation Community
Vegetation Mapping and Classification 2012

December 31, 2014 - December 31, 2014 completed

Project description

This project first created a vegetation classification system and manual. Then, based on 2012 data, this project completed 3 tasks: Task 1. Vegetation Mapping. Task 2. Invasive Nonnative Species Plant Mapping. Task 3. Tecate Cypress Mapping. In 2014, the data was updated based on user's comments. The final products are available to download in the data section.

Project groups


Project Group: Vegetation Mapping & Classification

Project location

County: Baja California, Orange, Riverside, San Diego

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

MU: 1, 10, 11, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Project Data - Online Map

Project focus

Project type: Monitoring

Target species: Asian mustard, black mustard, giant reed, panic veldtgrass, sweet fennel, Tecate cypress

Target vegetation: chaparral, coastal sage scrub, dunes and coastal bluffs, freshwater marsh, grassland, oak woodland, riparian forest & scrub, salt marsh, southern interior cypress forest, Torrey pine forest, vernal pools and alkali playa

Main implementing entity: AECOM

SDMMP lead: Emily Perkins

Strategic elements

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

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