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NCCP Plan Summary – Butte Regional Conservation Plan

Conservancy fairy shrimp
Conservancy Fairy Shrimp
© Doug Wirtz

Map of California with  Butte in context
Map of the Plan Area

Documents and Status



Planning Agreement (PDF) Signed in 2007
Independent Science Advisors Report (PDF) Completed November, 2007
Plan Documents Public Review Draft in 2015
Environmental Review Documents (e.g. EIR, EIS)
Implementing Agreement
Findings and NCCP Permit

Lead Planning Entity

Butte County Association of Governments

Signatories to the Planning Agreement

  • Butte County
  • City of Biggs
  • City of Chico
  • City of Gridley
  • City of Oroville
  • California Department of Fish and Wildlife
  • United States Fish and Wildlife Service
  • National Marine Fisheries Service


Habitat Conservation Planning Branch
1416 Ninth Street, 12th Floor, Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 653-4875