The satellite photo shown here reveals changes in the Natomas Basin since last year’s satellite photo. The Conservancy purchases these “bird in the sky” photos each year, overlaying on them the approximate boundaries of the Conservancy’s land holdings. This provides the Conservancy with an excellent historical record, year by year, of the sanctuaries it has acquired for the benefit of the covered species in the Natomas Basin Habitat Conservation Plan (NBHCP). Others are using them as well to track general growth and development in the Natomas Basin.
Each year, the Conservancy must file an Implementation Annual Report with the state and federal Wildlife Agencies as well as to all “parties” to the Natomas Basin Habitat Conservation Plan (NBHCP). The Metro Air Park Habitat Conservation Plan is also included in the circulation. The Executive Summary of the Implementation… Continue Reading 2021 Implementation Annual Report