John de Graaf Keynote: Can Beauty Save the World?


CARCD was honored to host John de Graaf as our closing keynote speaker for our 73rd Annual CARCD Conference, which took place November 14th – 17th, 2018 in San Diego, CA. John de Graaf is an author, filmmaker, and part…

Download the Conference App!


Download it in the Apple Store Download it in the Google Play Store We are excited to announce the debut of our first ever conference app! You can have all information about conference in the palm of your hand, including:…

Resolutions for RCDs to Consider at the Annual Business Meeting


The California Association of Resource Conservation Districts (CARCD) is very appreciative of all the hard work the RCD community has engaged in as it strives towards the goal of being Relevant, Excellent, and Visible. We have all rolled up our…

Award Nominations Due October 16

Each year at the Annual CARCD Conference, awards are given out at the Awards Dinner on Thursday evening to celebrate outstanding Resource Conservation Districts and their staff, directors, and volunteers who are out there doing great work in our communities.

Agenda Announced for the 73rd Annual CARCD Conference


Featuring four days of trainings, breakout sessions, panels, and networking opportunities, the Annual CARCD Conference is a highly anticipated event that brings together California’s diverse conservation community.