Sonoma Resource Conservation District


In the Press


Press Democrat: November 22, 2016

By Guy Kovner

Young coho salmon arrive at new home in Porter Creek


Press Democrat: June 20, 2016

By Guy Kovner

Sonoma Creek watershed conservation grants ease vineyard erosion


PRESS RELEASE: June 1, 2016

On-The-Ground Water Quality Improvements Funded for Sonoma Creek Vineyards by LandSmart® Program


Press Democrat: May 6, 2016

By Guy Kovner

Sonoma County snares $8 million to fight drought and climate change


North Bay Business Journal Special Promotion: April 24, 2016

Farming for the Future: Stories of Agriculture, Environment and Community


Press Democrat: February 12, 2016

By Mary Callahan

Sonoma County coalition awarded $8 million grant for water conservation work


PRESS RELEASE: February 12, 2016

Sonoma County Partners Secure $8 Million USDA Grant to Build Drought, Climate Change Resiliency


Press Democrat: December 28, 2015

By Guy Kovner

Rooftop rain collection helps rural Sonoma County residents and salmon


PRESS RELEASE: October 29, 2015

A Taste of Agricultural History for Sonoma County Youth


PRESS RELEASE: September 24, 2015

Sonoma RCD Accelerates Water Storage Projects in Critical Coho Salmon Watersheds


Sonoma-Marin Farm Bureau News RCD Article Sumbissions 2016

The Sonoma, Gold Ridge and Marin RCD's maintain a page in the monthly Sonoma- Marin Farm Bureau News, these are the articles we have submitted each month.


January Edition: RCD Reflections and Affirmations, Exploring Careers in Ag & Natural Resource Management, and Youth Explore Soils and Ag Heritage of Sonoma County


February Edition: Water Storage Projects and Salmonid Recovery through the Coho Partnership Program


March Edition: Free Resources for Frost Protection, Frost Solutions for Prevention this Season


April Edition: The Soil Health Movement and Carbon Farming Locally


June Edition: Inspiring Youth to Become Leaders in Agriculture adn the Envrionment, Tools for Optimizing Irrigation Scheduling


July Edition: Multifunctional Hedgerows to Fit Your Operation


August Edition: Put it in Action - Fire Safety on Your Property


September Edition: Cover Crops and Water Management


October Edition: A Busy Year for LandSmart On-The-Ground! 


November Edition: coming soon...



Profiles in Stewardship

Our “Profiles in Stewardship” articles are snapshots about local farmers, ranchers, and forest landowners that have participated in the RCD's programs and implemented conservation practices to protect the environment and natural resources that we all depend on.


June 27, 2016 Beretta Family Dairy, Laguna de Santa Rosa

April 28, 2015 Matorana Family Winery and Vineyards, Dry Creek