Announcements

Workshop on water metering requirements

RCD is co-hosting a workshop with Farm Bureau and NRCS on the new water metering and reporting law for water right holders who divert more than 10 acre feet per year.  We will discuss the new regulations and answer questions you may have about how to comply....

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Water quality reports

The RCD recently completed final reports for several water quality projects. First Flush 2015 Results presentation Fitzgerald Pollution Reduction Final Report Biochar Field Trials Final...

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Volunteers needed for First Flush

Volunteers needed for First Flush! As winter approaches, it is time again for First Flush! The First Flush event, hosted by the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary (MBNMS), monitors water quality at various locations within the MBNMS boundaries. The RCD is the...

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“When You Have Water It’s Gold”

“When You Have Water It’s Gold” Local farmer Dave Repetto is changing the way he irrigates to ensure that his crops survive the drought and the creek stays healthy for fish!  Check out his interview about the work Dave is doing with the RCD and our partners at the...

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Update: Butano Creek Flooding

November 17, 2014: Public meeting to learn the final results of the analysis to solve frequent flooding on Pescadero Road and to discuss next steps. Visit the project page for meeting...

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Drought Relief

November 4, 2014: $3.872 million awarded for drought relief for farms, fish, and people! Visit the South Coast Drought Relief project page for more information.

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Study of Outmigrant Fish

March 2013: Steelhead pre-spawning behavior in Pescadero Creek during a study of outmigrant fish being conducted by the RCD, CEMAR, Alnus Ecological, federal and state resource agencies, and local...

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