Cultivating resilience.
Amplifying impact. Together.

In support of thriving local communities, landscapes, and economies, we work with Resource Conservation Districts, state and federal agencies, policy makers, and individuals to ensure the resilience and health of California's water, soil, wildlife habitat, and other natural resources — today and for generations to come.

Notes from the field

  • 2020 CARCD Virtual Conference

    From November 12th – 23rd, 2020, the California Association of Resource Conservation Districts (CARCD) will be continuing the tradition of bringing together representatives from federal and state agencies, non-profits, private industries, farming communities, and resource conservation districts (RCDs) to share knowledge, build…

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  • two people with protective equipment one setting prescribed burn

    Northern California prescribed-burning community releases video to inspire action

    Private-public partnership promotes community-based prescribed burning For immediate release: September 21, 2020 Media contacts: Wendy Coy, Communications Manager Audubon Canyon Ranch | 707-829-9582 Lucas Patzek, District Manager Napa County Resource Conservation District (Napa RCD) | 707-690-3119 Napa, CA…

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  • Deer standing in a green field

    Strengthening the RCD Network

    There is a broad spectrum of capacity among RCDs. We are leading an unprecedented effort aimed at elevating the statewide network so that districts can collectively achieve their vision of being go-to hubs for conservation in their communities.

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