Local and accountable.
Productive lands. Thriving streams.
Conservation at work.
Helping people help the land.
Serving our community since 1946.
Your Local Partner in Conservation
Acting as a dot connector, a bridge builder, and innovative collaborator, we work to provide the best technical and educational resources to solve our most complex natural resource issues. We partner for conservation solutions.
Protecting Our Watersheds
The RCD works tirelessly with rural, agricultural, and urban partners to support healthy ecosystems, habitat and biodiversity, and ensure sustainable, high-quality water supplies for people and wildlife.
Our programs for farmers, ranchers, and local schools help ensure viable local agriculture while also helping agriculture to be of service to the environment.
What's New at the RCD
This year’s report is all about pausing to reflect on the context of our work: where we came from, the progress we're making, and the future we’re building through connections with the land and those that work and tend to the land. Thank you for taking a moment to...read more
The latest | December Edition: A year-end request for conservation, annual report released 2018-2019, LandSmart vineyard plan work sessions, and happy holidays from your RCD team! Visit sonomarcd.org/resources/newsletter/ to read the full newsletter.read more
In the wake of the Kincade fire, the RCD continues to provide support to those impacted by wildfires in our community. If you have natural resources concerns on your fire-impacted property, please contact Shannon Drew at 707-569-1448 x110 or SDrew@sonomarcd.org. See Fire Recovery and Resiliency page with resources and services available!read more
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