The Wildlife Habitat Conservation Coalition
Dedicated to sustained conservation of native animal and plant species in the Southwest Bioregion.
The Wildlife Habitat Conservation Coalition (WHCC) is comprised of 17 local conservation organizations. We engage and advocate on significant governmental decisions, development projects, and policy in order to defend and uphold environmental protection rules, protect habitat, and hold government accountable.
We work in coalition to:
- Preserve and protect the San Diego County General Plan and defeat inappropriate projects such as
- Newland Sierra near Deer Springs exit and 15 (Voters Overwhelmingly Reject Newland Sierra) — Please see our DEIR comment letter
- Safari Highlands Ranch near the Safari Park in north county
- Harmony Grove South near Escondido Creek and Elfin Forest
- Secure adoption of an effective North County Multiple Species Conservation Plan
- Secure a quality DeAnza Cove restoration plan ReWild Mission Bay
- Revise plans for Village 13 and 14 that will protect breeding territories of the Golden Eagle and improve chances of survival of the quino checkerspot butterfly.
- Secure adoption and implementation of a quality Climate Action Plan by San Diego County.
- Secure completion of Subarea Habitat Plans in Escondido, Oceanside, Vista, and Encinitas
- Secure a path forward for a regional funding source for the MSCP
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This Project’s Latest Posts, News & Upcoming Events
A collection of letters filed and submitted to various agencies on behalf of the Wildlife Habitat Conservation Coalition can be found here.
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