Located between State Route 70 and 99 in central Butte County near the City of Chico, the Dove Ridge Conservation Bank comprises 2400-acres of vernal pool habitat. The site is a U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service approved conservation bank for vernal pool Fairy (Branchinecta lynchi) and Tadpole (Lepidurus packardi) shrimp, as well as Butte County Meadowfoam (Limananthes floccose ssp. Californica). The Bank is approved to provide mitigation credits for impacts within Butte County and portions of Tehama County.
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