Volunteer for Clean Water- Join the First Flush 2021 team!

Join the San Mateo RCD for the first big rain of the year! You can help ensure clean creeks, beaches, and oceans with a one-day commitment to our “First Flush” program! The RCD is seeking adventurous volunteers to be scientists for the day and help us...

Workshop Series: Soil Health for Urban Agriculture

Join the San Mateo Resource Conservation District (RCD) and Rob Bennaton, the Bay Area Urban Agriculture Advisor with UC Cooperative Extension (UCCE), for a two-part online workshop series on the importance of soil health in urban agriculture and how to improve it....

South Coast Sea Level Rise Virtual Community Meeting July 14th 6:30-8pm

Sea level rise is increasing flooding and accelerating coastal erosion, affecting what we love about living on the South Coast of San Mateo County. A recent study by the San Mateo County Office of Sustainability of sea level rise impacts from the southern edge of Half...

San Pedro Creek Restoration Community Meeting

Did you know San Pedro Creek is home to threatened steelhead trout? The RCD received grant funding from the California Wildlife Conservation Board to restore historical fish migration to 5 miles of spawning and rearing habitat while also protecting property by...

Virtual Workshop: Funding Carbon Farming

Carbon farming practices can help build soil health on your property, benefit local ecosystems, and combat climate change. Join us for this free webinar to learn about the practices and their benefits, as well as programs that can help you to pay for them. Get help...