Pacific Southwest Region
California, Nevada and Klamath Basin

Survey Protocols

The standardized survey protocols provided are recommended for establishing the presence or absence of the following listed species:


Morro Bay Kangaroo Rat

San Joaquin Kit Fox


Coastal California Gnatcatcher

Least Bell's Vireo

Marbled Murrelet

Southwestern Willow Flycatcher

Yuma Clapper Rail

Reptiles and Amphibians

Arroyo Toad

California Tiger Salamander

California Red-legged Frog

Giant Garter Snake

Santa Cruz Long-toed Salamander


Laguna Mountains Skipper

Quino Checkerspot Butterfly

Casey's June Beetle


Morro Shoulderband Snail


Vernal Pool Branchiopods (Fairy Shrimp)



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