Be part of the future of conservation in Sonoma County

The Sonoma RCD was established in 1946 by local agriculturalists and environmentalists to address critical natural resource concerns in Sonoma County. Our district serves approximately 85% of Sonoma County.

We welcome people of all backgrounds, identities, and beliefs to join us in achieving our mission to bridge the needs of the community and natural resources by empowering people through reliable expertise and action to strengthen the resilience of Sonoma County. We are a dynamic team of conservation professionals committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in our workplace and in the technical services we provide to our community. We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply to open positions on our staff or board.


Job Announcements

Agricultural Project Manager II Job Announcement

Water Resources Project Manager II Job Announcement


Board Vacancies

The Sonoma RCD is accepting applications to fill by appointment a vacancy on its Board of Directors. The Board will select a candidate to fill this seat at its April 25, 2024 board meeting, which will be held at 10:30 am in person and via Zoom. Meeting information, including Zoom link, will be posted at at least 72 hours prior to the meeting.

The person appointed to fill the vacancy will serve a term ending in December 2026. This is a volunteer position.

To be eligible to fill this seat, applicants must (1) reside within the district and either own real property in the district or alternatively have served, pursuant to the district’s rules, for two years or more as an associate director providing advisory or other assistance to the board of directors, or (2) be a designated agent of a resident landowner within the district.

Interested applicants must submit an application by 11:59 pm on April 23, 2024. Applications should be submitted on the RCD’s standard form (link to form) and emailed to 

For more information regarding this vacancy, please contact Christine Kuehn at 



Internship Opportunities

There are no current internship opportunities available at this time. Please check back with us soon!