Preserve name: Buena Vista Creek Ecological Reserve (previously known as Sherman Property)
Map of CDFW ecological reserves within Carlsbad
Preserve manager: Center for Natural Lands Management (owned by CDFW) as of August 2007
Preserve management plan: Draft 2008 (under review by CDFW)
Major threats (top 3): Human abuse/trespassing, non-native plant species/habitat degradation, altered fire regime
Current/ongoing management activities: Nonnative invasive plant removal (fennel, pampas, eucalyptus, arundo and more), patrolling/enforcement, and agricultural land habitat restoration. Future sensitive species surveys are planned.