Announcements

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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Adria Arko wins “Hidden Heroes of the Greenbelt” Award

Our very own Adria Arko (Climate & Agriculture Senior Program Manager) has been awarded Greenbelt Alliance's Hidden Hero of the Greenbelt Award for fostering nature-based climate adaptation. Adria has been working to support and protect agricultural viability in a...

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Workshop Series: Soil Health for Urban Agriculture

Join the San Mateo Resource Conservation District (RCD) and Rob Bennaton, the Bay Area Urban Agriculture Advisor with UC Cooperative Extension (UCCE), for a two-part online workshop series on the importance of soil health in urban agriculture and how to improve it....

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Notice of Public Hearing

Download a copy of this public notice here. IMPORTANT PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE  Notice Date: June 25, 2021  San Mateo County PWP No. PWP-2-VTP-21-0002-2. Public hearing and action on Public Works Plan submitted by San Mateo County Resource Conservation...

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San Pedro Creek Restoration Community Meeting

Did you know San Pedro Creek is home to threatened steelhead trout? The RCD received grant funding from the California Wildlife Conservation Board to restore historical fish migration to 5 miles of spawning and rearing habitat while also protecting property by...

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