Notice of Draft Forest Health and Fuel Reduction Public Works Plan

A printable PDF version of this notice is available here. The San Mateo Resource Conservation District (SMRCD) has released a Draft San Mateo County Forest Health and Fuel Reduction Public Works Plan (PWP) for public review and comment. View the San Mateo County...

Webinar: Restoring a Watershed Top to Bottom

In a webinar hosted by San Mateo County Parks and the RCD, Kellyx Nelson (RCD Executive Director) takes us on a virtual tour of Pescadero, dropping in to visit restoration projects from the redwoods to the sea, through forests and creeks, across public and private...

The RCD stands in solidarity with AAPI Communities: #StopAsianHate

In the wake of violent acts against members of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities here in California and across the country, San Mateo RCD stands in solidarity with AAPI communities and the AAPI members of our RCD family. We join in calls to...

Ten Thousand Salmon Swim Free

Click the video above to see the moment coho salmon swim free in Pescadero Creek! Also check out this photo album of the experience. We partnered with NOAA Fisheries, the Monterey Bay Salmon & Trout Project, and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife to...

In Solidarity, In Service

The San Mateo RCD stands in solidarity with the Black community against systemic racism and injustice.  Racism and inequality are antithetical to our mission to help people – all people – help the land. We are committed to solidarity and to supporting...

Covid-19 Field Protocol

During the current global pandemic, our lives are changing day-by-day as new information comes to light. The San Mateo Resource Conservation District (RCD) is dedicated to the health and safety of our community, workers, and the environment. To ensure the health and...