Planning for Landscape Management and Adaptation
Evaluation of Climate Change Impacts for the Southwest U.S. and Northern Mexico


Partners and Funders

The Sonoran Joint Venture (SJV) is a partnership of diverse organizations and individuals that share a common commitment to the conservation of the unique birds and habitats of the southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico. The SJV brings together partners from both sides of the border to address conservation issues of common concern and build a healthy world for birds, other wildlife, and people.

prbo Founded as Point Reyes Bird Observatory, Point Blue Conservation Science studies birds and other indicators to assess changes in the world around us and to guide resource management and decision-making for a healthy future. As a leading conservation organization, Point Blue’s mission is to advance the conservation of birds, other wildlife and ecosystems through innovative research, restoration and education. Our strong, far-reaching partnerships with research scientists, conservation workers and others enrich our work and help us create more enduring climate-smart conservation solutions.

The mission of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Southwest Region is working with others, to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.

The Desert Landscape Conservation Coopeerative (Desert LCC) is a binational, self-directed, non-regulatory regional partnership formed and directed by resource management entities as well as interested public and private entities in the Mojave, Sonoran, and Chihuahuan Desert regions of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico. Through collaborative partnerships, the Desert LCC seeks to provide scientific and technical support, coordination, and communication to resource managers and the broader Desert LCC community to address climate change and other landscape-scale ecosystem stressors.