San Diego Management & Monitoring Program


Vertebrate Species
Southwestern Willow Flycatcher Status and Demography

In Progress

Project description

This is a planned 5-Year study. USGS will conduct a 2-phased investigation to document the abundance and distribution of flycatchers in San Diego County, and to collect demographic data that will permit an assessment of the San Luis Rey River population within the larger contexts of MSPA and the state.


Project protocol

Name: No protocol available at this time


Project location

County: San Diego

General: North-central, North-west

MU: 10, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9


Project spatial boundary

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Project focus

Project type: Monitoring

Target species: Southwestern willow flycatcher


Implementing entities

Main implementing entity: U.S. Geological Survey

Partner: Gordon Orians; San Diego Management and Monitoring Program; U.S. Forest Service; Alexandra Houston

Point of contact: Barbara Kus

Principal investigator: Barbara Kus

SDMMP lead: Kris Preston


Project funding agreements

Funding participants
Role Participants
funding source Environmental Mitigation Program

Strategic elements

Budget year: FY15-16 Work plan objectives number: 1.2


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