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Board Elects Johnson RCA Chair for Third Term

Board Elects Johnson RCA Chair for Third Term

The RCA Board of Directors unanimously appointed Lake Elsinore Mayor Natasha Johnson to a third term as RCA Chair last month. The RCA Board of Directors also elected Norco City Councilmember Kevin Bash as Vice-Chair. Since 2021, the RCA has spent nearly $27.5 million...

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MSHCP Supports Santa Ana Sucker Population

MSHCP Supports Santa Ana Sucker Population

Found only in the Santa Ana River, the San Gabriel River, and Big Tujunga Creek, the federally threatened Santa Ana sucker (Catostomus santaanae) is one of two fish species protected by the western Riverside County MSHCP.  The other fish is the arroyo chub. Measuring...

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The RCA Goes to Washington

The RCA Goes to Washington

If the least Bell’s vireo could fly to Washington, D.C. to ask federal officials to help protect its habitat in southern California, it would take flight. Fortunately for this endangered bird and other protected native plant and animal species in western Riverside...

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