Matching Items (10)

Filtering by

Clear all filters

42546-Thumbnail Image.png

Protecting Our Land, Water, and Heritage - Pima County's Voter-Supported Conservation Efforts: Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan

Description

The purpose of this report is to highlight lands acquired with 1997 and 2004 voter-approved bond funds, provide a historical record of Pima County’s land conservation efforts and consider how these properties contribute to Pima County’s long-term vision – the

The purpose of this report is to highlight lands acquired with 1997 and 2004 voter-approved bond funds, provide a historical record of Pima County’s land conservation efforts and consider how these properties contribute to Pima County’s long-term vision – the Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan. The report also provides a special feature on the evolution of conservation and land use planning in Pima County.

Contributors

Created

Date Created
2011-02

42747-Thumbnail Image.png

Mountain Parks and the Sonoran Desert Conservation Concept Plan: Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan

Description

Describes the relation of the current and proposed system of mountain parks and preserves to the ongoing multi-species conservation planning process. Business interests will be able to pursue land uses which impact habitat, so long as defined conservation standards are

Describes the relation of the current and proposed system of mountain parks and preserves to the ongoing multi-species conservation planning process. Business interests will be able to pursue land uses which impact habitat, so long as defined conservation standards are met. This report simply frames planning possibilities by outlining the known potential of twelve park and preserve areas in eastern Pima County.

Contributors

Created

Date Created
1999-08

42788-Thumbnail Image.png

Preserving Cultural and Historic Resources - Pima County: Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan

Description

This report was drafted to facilitate discussion about protection of cultural resources under the Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan. The first part of the report provides an overview of historic preservation in Pima County, while the second part provides analysis and recommendations for improving Pima County's historic preservation policy.

Contributors

Created

Date Created
1999-05

42710-Thumbnail Image.png

Recreation E.I.S. Issue Paper: Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan

Description

To facilitate development of the Environmental Impact Statement which must accompany the Section 10 multi-species conservation proposal, a series of issue papers have been written. This study presents a brief look at outdoor recreation issues and describes the impacts of

To facilitate development of the Environmental Impact Statement which must accompany the Section 10 multi-species conservation proposal, a series of issue papers have been written. This study presents a brief look at outdoor recreation issues and describes the impacts of five alternative permit strategies might have on the County's ability to maintain recreation opportunities.

Contributors

Created

Date Created
2002-08-01

42718-Thumbnail Image.png

Wetlands Plant Evaluations for Agua Caliente Park: Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan

Description

Survey results for wetland plant communities of the Agua Caliente Park and nearby La Cebadilla property. The study also documented the presence or absence of Huachuca water umbel, a plant listed as endangered in Pima County. By studying the wetland

Survey results for wetland plant communities of the Agua Caliente Park and nearby La Cebadilla property. The study also documented the presence or absence of Huachuca water umbel, a plant listed as endangered in Pima County. By studying the wetland plants of the La Cebadilla property, and through historic herbarium collections, the biologist found that several plants still present at La Cebadilla were known to be present at the Agua Caliente Ranch at the turn of the century.

Contributors

Created

Date Created
2002-01

42745-Thumbnail Image.png

Pima County Reserves - A Summary of Existing Master and Management Plans: Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan

Description

Reviews the planning efforts and analyzes the existing background reports, master plans, and management plans of parks and preserves owned by Pima County. A comparison of the planning documents, natural and cultural resources, threats and stressors, inventories, monitoring and research activities is presented.

Contributors

Created

Date Created
2001-05

42746-Thumbnail Image.png

Preliminary Mountain Parks Element: Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan

Description

Suggests where connections exist and provides a look at the resources within existing and proposed parks and preserves, based on current management and planning documents. It frames open space possibilities by outlining the known potential of one ranch conservation area, parks, and preserve areas in eastern Pima County.

Contributors

Created

Date Created
2000-08

42664-Thumbnail Image.jpg

Canoa Ranch Conservation Proposal: Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan

Description

Provides a brief analysis of the legal and financial feasibility of the March 16, 2000 proposal, as well as a comparative analysis of (1) the conservation value, (2) the level of cultural resource protection, and (3) the fiscal impact of

Provides a brief analysis of the legal and financial feasibility of the March 16, 2000 proposal, as well as a comparative analysis of (1) the conservation value, (2) the level of cultural resource protection, and (3) the fiscal impact of the proposal as measured against other development projects and against the various alternatives that might be exercised by the landowner.

Contributors

Created

Date Created
2000-06

42682-Thumbnail Image.jpg

Cultural and Historic Preservation: Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan

Description

Pima County is blessed with a rich and varying record of human settlement over the 11,000 years representing prehistoric, Spanish Colonial, and Mexican-American influences in our history. The County's archaeological site is the building of structure with traditional cultural values and historic landscapes are all nonrenewable cultural resources.

Contributors

Created

Date Created
1999-10-16