The RCA hosts several informal coordination meeting s to assist member agencies and participating special entities with MSHCP implementation.
Wildlife Agency meetings
Monthly meeting to coordinate with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and California Department of Fish and Wildlife on MSHCP implementation. Meetings are held on the third Thursday of every month at the RCA office. Time may be scheduled by member agencies or participating special entities to discuss general implementation questions or specific projects.
Monthly meetings to coordinate on MSHCP riparian/riverine policy issues with agencies that have jurisdiction over waters of the U.S., waters of the state or State streambeds. Agencies that participate include California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Regional Water Quality Control Board, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Separate meetings are held by watershed, Santa Ana/San Jacinto and Santa Margarita. Santa Ana/San Jacinto watershed meetings are held at the RCA office in Riverside. Santa Margarita watershed meetings are held at the City of Temecula. Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month and alternate between watersheds beginning with Santa Margarita in January.
Member agencies, applicants or consultants may request a time slot for either meeting by contacting Laurie Correa at (951)955-9700.