This publication provides an overview of the geology, climate, water resources, flora and fauna, human history, ecosystem services, and natural resource management issues associated with human development of California's Central Coast. It also provides an increased understanding of the Central Coast's natural communities and the conservation challenges presented by exurban development, agricultural expansion, and climate change
Part of the California Naturalist Series.
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