A 5-year restoration and enhancement project designed to maintain and increase suitable habitat for the cactus wren in the City of Chula Vista's Central City Preserve. The goal of this program is to ensure the prolongation of the coastal cactus wren through active management of suitable cactus wren habitat, restore degraded and/or fragmented cholla patches, and initiate activities to reduce edge effects associated with invasive species, uncontrolled access and risk of fire.
County: San Diego
Project type: Habitat restoration
Target species: Coastal cactus wren
Target vegetation: coastal sage scrub
Investigator: Cheryl Goddard
Main implementing entity: RECON Environmental, Inc.
Point of contact: Cheryl Goddard
SDMMP lead: Kris Preston
Study lead: Kyle Ince
Budget year: pre FY15-1; Work plan objectives number: 2.7