California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Natural Community Conservation Planning (NCCP)

NCCP Plan Summary – Yolo Natural Heritage Program

Photo of the Yolo Grasslands

California map indicating location of Yolo County
Map of Yolo County Plan area

Documents and Status

Document Status
Planning Agreement (PDF) Signed 2004-2005
Independent Science Advisors Report (PDF) Completed in March, 2006
Plan Documents In progress
Environmental Review Documents (e.g. EIR, EIS)  
Implementing Agreement  
Findings and NCCP Permit  

Lead Planning Entity

Yolo County Habitat Conservation Plan / Natural Community Conservation Plan Joint Powers Agency


Conservation (Traditional Section 6) Grants for Yolo Natural Heritage Program

Signatories to the Planning Agreement

  • Yolo County HCP/NCCP Joint Powers Agency
  • California Department of Fish and Wildlife
  • United States Fish and Wildlife Service