Pacific Southwest Region
California, Nevada and Klamath Basin

Kern and Pixley National Wildlife Refuges
Comprehensive Conservation Plan

Purpose of CCP:

As part of the National Wildlife Refuge System, the Kern and Pixley Refuges are required to have a CCP in place to guide the management of fish and wildlife habitats and public uses for a period of 15 years.

Current Status:

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), has developed a Final Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP), Finding of No Significan Impact, and a Summary of the CCP for the Kern and Pixley Refuges.

Planning Documents Available Online:

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Our contact mailing address
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
2800 Cottage Way, Suite W-2606
Sacramento, Calif., 95825
Phone: 916-414-6464
Fax: 916-414-6486

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Final CCP/EA (Posted 2/17/05):

Summary of the CCP (2,739kb)

Finding of No Significant Impact (207kb)

Final CCP (4,678kb)

Final Appendices (1,524kb)

Draft CCP/EA (Posted 6/24/04):

Draft CCP/EA (4,506kb)

Draft CCP/EA Appendices (1,476kb)

Planning Updates:

Planning Update 1, July 1999 (1,103kb)

Planning Update 2, March 2000 (259kb)

Planning Update 3, April 2002 (1,882kb)

Planning Update 4, June 2004 (170kb)

Project Contact:
Dave Hardt, Project Leader,
Kern National Wildlife Refuge Complex
10811 Corcoran Road
Delano, California 93215
Phone: 661 725 2767

Visit Kern Refuge's official Website

Visit Pixley Refuge's official Website