Neighborhood Chipper Program

Neighborhood Chipper Program This Neighborhood Chipper Program helps property owners create defensible space and reduce the likelihood of catastrophic fire. After clearing brush and small trees from around homes, residents can participate in neighborhood events by...

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...
Weed Management

Weed Management

Weed Management     The San Mateo RCD and the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District (MROSD) have partnered up to protect the biodiversity of our forests and creeks from invasive species such as slender false brome and hanging sedge, but we can’t do it...

Forest Health and Fire Resiliency

Forest Health and Fire Resiliency                Forest Health and Planning for Fire If you have been impacted by a recent wildfire visit our Post-fire Recovery page and watch our free webinar series Protecting Your...

Urban Farming Assistance

Urban Farming Assistance            Urban farming, which includes school gardens, community gardens, and working farms in urbanized areas, is increasing across the Bay Area as a way to build a local food supply, provide community...