California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Bighorn Sheep Management Unit Population Assessment - Project Info

Cady Mountain Survey Ram

The California Department of Fish and Game (CDFG) maintains an inventory of the distribution and abundance of bighorn sheep in California. Range-wide assessments of bighorn sheep are part of a long-term assessment and inventory effort in California. Additionally, these surveys are part of a strategy to manage desert bighorn sheep in the 2012 Draft Statewide Conservation Plan for Desert Bighorn Sheep (CDFG 2012). This project proposes to survey management units in San Bernardino, Imperial, Mono, Inyo and Riverside counties.