Announcements

Join Our 2022 First Flush Volunteer Team!

Join the San Mateo RCD during the first big rain of the year for California’s longest-running community science project! You can help ensure clean creeks, beaches, and oceans by volunteering for First Flush. This amazing opportunity will give you a chance to be a...

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(CLOSED) Job Opportunity: Wildfire Resiliency Program Manager

Download a copy of this posting here.  BACKGROUND The San Mateo Resource Conservation District (RCD) seeks a Wildfire Resiliency Program Manager to support the fire resilience and ecological health of local forests and help protect communities at the Wildland Urban...

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Request for Bids: Mindego Creek Fish Passage Project

Download the complete bid package here. The San Mateo Resource Conservation District (SMRCD) welcomes contractors to bid on the Mindego Creek Fish Passage (Project) to restore fish passage to 5 miles of habitat in the San Gregorio Creek watershed. Project activities...

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2022 Chipper Dates Announced!

The best time to prepare for wildfire season is NOW! The RCD can help you to protect your home, your neighbors, and the entire community with the Neighborhood Chipper Program. Defensible space is critical, so we provide a FREE "you cut, we chip" program to remove that...

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Request for Bids: Green Oaks Restoration Project

Download the complete bid package here. The San Mateo Resource Conservation District (RCD), in partnership with the Department of Parks and Recreation (Department) welcomes qualified contractors to bid on the Green Oaks Restoration Project (Project). The Project is...

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CEQA Notice of Exemption for Service Area Boundary Expansion

The San Mateo Resource Conservation District (RCD), as Lead Agency under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), issued a Notice of Exemption for the San Mateo Resource Conservation District Service Area Boundary Expansion Project. This project is exempt...

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Request for Bids: Quarry Park Shaded Fuel Break

 Download the bid package here. (Updated 3/22/22) Addendum #1 Bid Walk Q&A (Updated 4/7/22) Addendum #2 Bid Sheets Submitted (Updated 4/25/22) San Mateo Resource Conservation District (SMRCD), in partnership with San Mateo County Parks, aims to create a shaded...

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RCD Receives National Award from NOAA

San Mateo RCD is among nine national recipients of the "Partner in the Spotlight" award reported to Congress for helping prevent extinction of the most imperiled marine species in the United States. We have been recognized for our efforts to recover populations of...

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Honoring the Life of Jim Reynolds, RCD Board Member

RCD Board member James "Jim" Reynolds passed away at home in Pescadero, California on December 8, 2021, after a life lived to the absolute fullest. James embodied the Renaissance Man: a Wall Street analyst and international business consultant, Peace Corps volunteer,...

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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 collect water...

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