"Preserving our Natural Heritage for the Coachella Valley"

CVMSHCP Fact Sheet
Plan Documents
Plan Maps
Final USFWS Permit
NCCP Permit & Findings

Download the free  Acrobat Reader here

Get Acrobat Reader


      The Draft Environmental Impact Report (Draft EIR) for the proposed La Quinta Peninsular Bighorn Sheep Barrier Project is available for public review and comment.


     The purpose of the Project is to address the urban-related impacts of Peninsular bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis nelsoni) using artificial sources of food and water in urbanized lands, including golf course, resort and residential areas.


     The public comment period for the Draft EIR will commence at 8:00 a.m. on January 13, 2017 and end on February 27, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.


     You may email comments to the following address: kbarrows@cvag.org. Written comments on the Draft EIR may also be submitted to:


Katie Barrows

Coachella Valley Conservation Commission

73710 Fred Waring Drive, Suite 200

Palm Desert, CA 92260


CVCC Draft EIR - Notice of Availibility


CVCC Draft EIR Final


CVCC Draft EIR Final - Appendix A

CVCC Draft EIR Final - Appendix B

CVCC Draft EIR Final - Appendix C

CVCC Draft EIR Final - Appendix D

CVCC Draft EIR Final - Appendix E


Results of the 2016 bighorn sheep helicopter survey in the Peninsular Ranges of Sourthern California. California Department of Fish and Wildlife, R. Botta and J. Colby. December 2016.

Contact Us