California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Natural Community Conservation Planning (NCCP)

NCCP Plan Summary – Orange County (Central/Coastal)

Photo of coastal cactus wren, copyright Don Getty
Coastal Cactus Wren
© Don Getty

California map indicating location of plan area
Map of Orange County Central-Coastal plan area

Documents and Status

Document Status
Enrollment Agreements City of Anaheim, 1992
City of Dana Point, 1992
City of Huntington Beach, 1992
City of Laguna Beach, 1992
City of Mission Viejo, 1994
City of Newport Beach, 1992
City of Orange, 1992
City of San Clemente, 1992
City of Tustin, 1992
City of Yorba Linda, 1995
Transportation Corridor Agencies, 1992
El Toro Marine Corps Air Station (Cooperator)
Arvida/JMBI (Talega), 1992
Arvida/JMBII (Coto de Caza), 1992
Chevron USA, 1992
Irvine Company, 1992
Pacific Coast Homes, 1992
Roberts Ranch, 1992
Santa Margarita Company, 1992
Plan Documents Completed in 1996
Environmental Review Documents (e.g. EIR, EIS) Completed in 1996
Implementing Agreement (PDF) Signed in 1996
Findings and NCCP Permit (PDF) Issued in July, 1996

Permit Term 

75 years

Reserve Management and Monitoring

Nature Reserve of Orange County


Implementing Entity

Nature Reserve of Orange County

Signatories to the Implementing Agreement

  • California Natural Resources Agency
  • California Department of Fish and Wildlife
  • California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection
  • California Department of Parks and Recreation
  • United States Fish and Wildlife Service
  • County of Orange
  • Foothill/Eastern Transportation Corridor Agency
  • San Joaquin Hills Transportation Corridor Agency
  • The Irvine Company
  • Irvine Ranch Water District
  • Southern California Edison
  • Santiago County Water District
  • The Regents of the University of California
  • Chandis Securities Company
  • Sherman Foundation
  • M.H. Sherman Company
  • Orange County Flood Control District
  • City of Irvine
  • City of Tustin