What Were RCDs Up To in July?

California is home to 96 unique RCDs operating in ten regions throughout the state. RCDs are California’s boots-on-ground, providing everything from technical assistance to design and installation of conservation projects to community education — and more. Each month, we work…

Get to Know Western Shasta RCD

The RCD This month, get to know the Western Shasta Resource Conservation District (WSRCD), which will be co-hosting CARCD’s Annual Conference taking place in Redding in November 2019. WSRCD encompasses approximately 1.7 million acres bounded on the east by the…

Renewed attention on forest management after a destructive 2018 fire season

Building partnerships is a huge part of meeting the forest management needs across the state. In the Central Sierra, CARCD received a $10 million NRCS Resource Conservation Partnership Program grant to support the collaboration between NRCS offices and RCDs to meet the needs of private landowners dealing with catastrophic tree mortality.