San Diego Management & Monitoring Program

Vertebrate Species
Southwestern Pond Turtle reintroduction monitoring in Southern San Diego


Project description

1. Release and radio telemetry of headstarted SW pond turtles at Sycuan Peak ER; 2. Population Assessment of SW pond turtle at Pine Valley Creek; 3. Release and radio telemetry of pond turtles at rancho Jamul ER.

Project protocol

Name: No protocol available at this time

Project location

County: San Diego

General: South-central

MU: 11, 3

Project spatial boundary

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Project focus

Project type: General management

Target species: Southwestern pond turtle

Implementing entities

Main implementing entity: U.S. Geological Survey

Partner: California Department of Fish and Wildlife; San Diego Zoo; SANDAG

Point of contact: Robert N. Fisher

Principal investigator: Robert N. Fisher

SDMMP lead: Kris Preston

Study lead: Chris Brown

Project funding agreements

Funding participants
Role Participants
funding source Environmental Mitigation Program

Strategic elements

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

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