Barbara Kossy Named President of Resource Conservation District

Barbara Kossy of Moss Beach, California, will chair her first meeting as President of the San Mateo RCD on February 20. Kossy has served on the board of the RCD for more than 11 years and is the first woman to chair the district in its 80+ year history. “I’m committed...

Happy Gratitude Day from the RCD!

We hope that you spend this day with friends and family, enjoying good company in a beautiful setting – we’re remembering how lucky we are to live in this place!

Now Hiring: Water Quality Program Manager

BACKGROUND Located in beautiful coastal San Mateo County, the San Mateo Resource Conservation District (RCD) seeks to fill a full-time position for a Water Quality Program Manager. RCDs across California serve aslocal hubs for conservation, connecting people with the...

New Pet Waste Stations in Moss Beach

You may have noticed two new pet waste stations were recently installed in the San Vicente Creek watershed, flowing to the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve, to help address bacterial water pollution from pet waste. The RCD monitors water quality in San Vicente Creek and...

“Unplugging” Butano Creek at Pescadero Creek Road

This was an exciting week – our contractor started removing the sediment plug beneath the Pescadero Bridge.  As long time residents will tell you, decades ago you could ride a horse under the bridge. In the recent past though, you’d be lucky to make it...