Product Descriptions

Coastal Southern California national parks produce a variety of products designed to meet the needs of different audiences. All of the products available from the menus to the right, in addition to journal articles, book references, and researchers, are also posted under individual topic pages.

The kinds of products provided here are not all inclusive, but rather represent the most common and most requested types. Not all products are available for all topics.

Data & Maps: Links to where data and maps from NPS and other agencies can be found

Fact Sheets: One or two-page documents describing a particular program or resource

Management Document: Documents related to the park's management of particular natural resources - more general management documents are located under the park pages

Multimedia: Audio, picture slideshow, and/or video productions on a variety of natural resource topics

Posters & Presentations: Poster and Powerpoint presentations from National Park-related conferences and symposia in PDF form

Reports: Probably the broadest category of product, it inlcudes things like annual and five-year, project, and monitoring reports that are fairly in-depth and technical

Resource Briefs: Two-page documents summarizing status, trends, monitoring, or research related to specific resources

Species Lists: List of species in a particular category (e.g., plants, butterflies) for a given park