San Diego Management & Monitoring Program


Coastal Sage Scrub

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MSP Vegetation Information

MSP Vegetation Background

Goals & Objectives

MSP Goals and objectives
Prioritized and Available Objectives

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Species

American badger
Aphanisma
Blainville's horned lizard
Blochman's dudleya
California adolphia
Chaparral nolina
Cliff spurge
Coast wallflower
Coastal cactus wren
Coastal California gnatcatcher
Cooper's hawk
Coulter's saltbush
Hermes copper
Mountain lion
Orange-throated whiptail
Orcutt's brodiaea
Orcutt's hazardia
Orcutt's spineflower
Otay tarplant
Pallid bat
Palmer's goldenbush
Parry's tetracoccus
Quino checkerspot butterfly
Red Diamond Rattlesnake
San Diego ambrosia
San Diego barrel cactus
San Diego black-tailed jackrabbit
San Diego goldenstar
San Diego thorn-mint
San Miguel savory
Shaw's agave
Short-leaved dudleya
Small-leaved rose
Snake cholla
Southern California rufous-crowned sparrow
Sticky dudleya
Variegated dudleya
Western spadefoot
Willowy monardella

Projects

2005-2007 Prioritizing and Creating Conceptual Models for MSCP Species
2008-2010 Evaluating Vegetation Data Collection Methods
2008-2011 Evaluating Remote Sensing Methods for Vegetation Monitoring
2010-2012 Refining Research Objectives and Data Collection Methods
2017-2019 Developing a Map of Ecological Integrity Using Remote Sensing
Artesian Creek Restoration
Blaineville's Horned Lizard Genetics Study
Blue Sky Ecological Reserve Fire Restoration and Invasive Removal
Brachypodium Control - Phase I and II
Cactus Wren Genetic Analysis - Historical Museum Samples
Cactus Wren Genetic Study - Regional
Cactus Wren Genetic Study - San Diego and Orange County
Cactus Wren Habitat Conservation and Management Plan
Cactus Wren Monitoring in MUs 3 and 4
Cactus Wren Occupancy Study and Cactus Patch Mapping
Calavera Preserve Planning Area Access Control and Habitat Restoration Project
California Gnatcatcher Genetic Study - FundSource 1 and 2
California Gnatcatcher Post-Fire Study
California Gnatcatcher South Coast Regional Monitoring Program
Chula Vista Cactus Wren Habitat Restoration and Enhancement Program
Enhancing the Resilience of Edaphic Endemic Plants
Fairbanks Ranch/Rancho Santa Fe Invasive Removal and Stream Enhancement
Furby-North Preserve Unauthorized Control Project
Hermes Copper Implementation Habitat Conservation and Management Plan
Hermes Copper Management Studies on Conserved Lands in San Diego County
Lusardi Creek Restoration and Invasive Plant Removal
North County Cactus Nursery and Coastal Cactus Wren Habitat Restoration (2015-2018)
Post-Fire Monitoring - Herpetofauna sampling
Post-Fire Monitoring - Terrestrial Biodiversity Vegetation Transects
Post-Fire Monitoring -Small Mammal Sampling
Proctor Valley Vernal Pools and Uplands Habitat Restoration Project
Rare Plant Inspect and Manage Monitoring 2014-2019
San Dieguito Citizen Science Monitoring Program
San Pasqual Habitat Restoration and Cactus Nursery Project
Synthesis of the Response and Recovery of Plants and Animals to the 2003 and 2007 San Diego Wildfires
Two-Year Evaluation of Hermes Copper (Lycaena hermes)
USFWS California Gnatcatcher Monitoring 2004-2009
Vegetation Mapping and Classification 2012
Veldt Grass Removal - San Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve

Other resources

Reports library

Files and Documents

CAGN Occupancy summary Sept 2017 Presentation PPT

Author(s):Houston, Alexandra; Kus, Barbara; Preston, Kris

2015 CAGN Regional Monitoring Sample Design

Author(s):Preston, Kris; Kus, Barbara

2016 MSP Roadmap Dec 31, 2016: VF Species and Vegetation Goals, Objectives, and Actions

Author(s):San Diego Management and Monitoring Program

2008 Spatial ecology, habitat use, and survivorship of resident and translocated Red Diamond Rattlesnakes (Crotalus ruber)

Author(s):Brown, Tracey ; Lemm, Jeffrey; Montagne, J.P.; Tracey, Jeff; Alberts, Allison

2013 Trends in stand composition change after wildfire

Author(s):Rochester, Carlton

2008 Using Variance Components Analysis to Improve Vegetation Monitoring for the San Diego Multiple Species Conservation Program (MSCP) Final Report

Author(s):Deutschman, Douglas; Strahm, Spring; Bailey, David; Franklin, Janet; Lewison, Rebecca