San Diego Management & Monitoring Program

Loss of connectivity

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MSP Threat/stressor information

MSP Threat/Stressor Background

Goals & Objectives

MSP Goals and objectives
Prioritized and Available Objectives


Bat Community Management and Monitoring
Carlsbad Wildlife Movement Analysis
Coastal Cactus Wren Conservation Network
Connectivity Strategic Plan for Western San Diego County Science Session
Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) Monitoring and Management Plan
Hermes Copper Adult Surveys
Hodges Reservoir-Bernardo Bay Cactus Wren Habitat Restoration Grant Project
Mountain Lion Connectivity and Genetics Study- North San Diego County
Mountain Lion Critical Linkage Evaluation in MSPA
Mountain Lion Road Crossing and Deterrent Methods Evaluations
MSCP Wildlife Corridor Monitoring
North County Cactus Nursery and Coastal Cactus Wren Habitat Restoration (2015-2018)
Pollinator Monitoring Plan
Population Genetic Analysis of 6 Rare Plant Species in San Diego County
Prioritizing Conserved Areas Threatened by Wildfire and Fragmentation for Monitoring and Management
Rare Butterfly Management Studies- Transloaction 2016
San Diego County Harbison’s Dun Skipper (Euphyes vestris harbisoni) Habitat Conservation and Management Plan
San Dieguito Citizen Science Monitoring Program
Small Vertebrate Underpass Study
SR 94 Wildlife Infrastructure Plan
SR-67 Multi-species Connectivity Planning

Files and Documents

2014 A Field Study of Small Vertebrate Use of Wildlife Underpasses in San Diego County, 2014

Author(s):Brehme, Cheryl; Clark, Denise; Fisher, Robert N.; Rochester, Carlton; Tracey, Jeff

2017 A single migrant enhances the genetic diversity of an inbred population

Author(s):Boyce, Walter; Ernest, Holly; Gustafson, Kyle; Vickers, Winston

2014 Assessing Connectivity in the MSCP: Effects of Land Use and Climate Change

Author(s):Jennings, Megan; Lewison, Rebecca; Lyren, Lisa; Boydston, Erin

2022 Bat Management in San Diego County

Author(s):Myers, Brian; Stokes, Drew; Preston, Kris; Fisher, Robert N.; Vandergast, Amy

2014 Carlsbad Wildlife Linkage Evaluation

Author(s):Humphrey, Rosanne

2003 CBI 2003 MSCP Linkage Monitoring Review

Author(s):Conservation Biology Institute

2014 Connectivity Project Summary: San Diego Fairy Shrimp

Author(s):Bohonak, Andrew; Simovich, M

2014 Connectivity Project Summary: Southern Mule Deer

Author(s):Bohonak, Andrew; Mitelberg, Anna

2017 Mountain Lion (Puma concolor) Connectivity in the North San Diego County Multi-species Conservation Plan Area

Author(s):Vickers, Winston; Zeller, Katherine; Ernest, Holly; Gustafson, Kyle; Boyce, Walter

2014 Mountain Lion Connectivity in San Diego County

Author(s):Vickers, Winston; Boyce, Walter; Krucki, Donna; Taylor, Preston; Martin, Barry; Davis, Kimberly; Ryan, Thomas; Wallace, Cody

2014 Mountain Lion Connectivity Study Final Report

Author(s):Vickers, Winston

2016 Rare Plant Genomics Methods and Timeline

Author(s):Vandergast, Amy

2014 Small Animal Use of Wildlife Underpasses

Author(s):Tracey, Jeff; Brehme, Cheryl; Fisher, Robert N.; Rochester, Carlton; Hathaway, Stacie


Author(s):Al-Shamas, Frank; Balan, Matt; Carranza, Jecelyn; Nouri, Daniel; Tran, Brian

2015 Survival and Mortality of Pumas (Puma concolor) in a Fragmented, Urbanizing Landscape

Author(s):Vickers, Winston; Sanchez, Jessica; Johnson, Christine; Morrison, Scott; Botta, Randy; Smith, Trish; Cohen, Brian; Huber, Patrick; Ernest, Holly; Boyce, Walter

2014 U.S. Geological Survey - Linkages Evaluation

Author(s):Rochester, Carlton; Brehme, Cheryl; Fisher, Robert N.