USDA Forest Service

Pacific Southwest Research Station

Pacific Southwest
Research Station

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Albany, CA 94710-0011
(510) 883-8830
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Research Natural Areas

Backbone Creek RNA

Backbone Creek RNAThe Backbone Creek RNA is on the Sierra National Forest in Fresno County.

Status: Established
Target element: Carpenteria californica
Secondary target(s): unique ecosystem of native shrubs

General Technical Report Chapter for this RNA (pdf file)

Backbone Creek Publications and Reports

Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 1970. Establishment record for Backbone Creek Research Natural Area within Sierra National Forest in Fresno County, California. Unpublished report on file, Pacific Southwest Research Station, Albany, Calif.