Post-fire Recovery

Post-fire Recovery                Recovering From Fire In the wake of the August 2020 CZU Lightning Fire Complex, the RCD is providing support to those impacted by wildfires in our community. If you have natural resources...

Technical Assistance for Healthy Soils Program

Technical Assistance for the Healthy Soils Program     What is the Healthy Soils Program? The Healthy Soils Program provides funding to farmers and ranchers to integrate soil-building management practices that also increase on-farm carbon sequestration and...

Water for Farms, Fish and People

Water for Farms, Fish and People                San Mateo County’s south coast has no snowpack, no large municipal reservoirs, and no State water project. It is a rural community that relies on local water supplies to meet its...

Butano Creek Reconnection Project

Butano Creek Reconnection Project            We are happy to report that this project has been completed as of Fall 2019! The creek runs free, migration is restored for native salmon, and the town of Pescadero will flood less. You may...

Repetto Farms Project

Repetto Farms Project We worked with flower, herb and berry farmer Dave Repetto over 4 years to improve irrigation efficiency and water storage at his San Gregorio farm. The result was better water security for Dave and protected streamflows in San Gregorio Creek for...