WASHINGTON, Clark CD – One barrier to farming in Clark County is a lack of infrastructure and the potential loss of existing infrastructure. Since the 1940s, the Clark Conservation District has connected landowners with the agencies that provide technical and financial assistance…the agency will run out of money […]
CALIFORNIA, Calaveras County RCD – Just a year ago, snake sightings were down and rodent populations grew out of control throughout the county. But predators have rebounded as the summer sun replaces what’s left of the winter chill, and the reptiles emerge from hibernation. They are particularly noticeable at […]
WASHINGTON, Whatcom CD – Free beach fun for all ages is planned for the Beach Fest and Feast from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at Birch Bay State Park…Educational displays, demonstrations and exhibits will be provided by the Marine Mammal Stranding Network, Orca Network, Birch […]
CALIFORNIA, San Mateo County RCD – One morning earlier this month, I joined a crowd at the Año Nuevo State Park parking lot. Lau Hodges from the San Mateo Resource Conservation District was one of the first to greet me. She handed me a survey. On a scale from […]
CALIFORNIA, Mendocino County RCD – As part of the Bypass project, Caltrans bought 2,000 acres of Little Lake valley to mitigate wetland loss and other environmental damage. Some acreage is in managed grazing and some is being enhanced and permanently protected for habitat under the management of the […]
CALIFORNIA – Nearly 150 cubic yards of shredded redwood will be handed out free on a first-come first-served basis, courtesy of Nevada Irrigation District and sponsors Nevada County Resource Conservation District and the Nevada County Fairgrounds.
GUAM – Senators confirmed the nominations of Michael Aguon to serve as district director of the Southern Guam Soil and Water Conservation District Board…
CALIFORNIA – A large tract of land has been purchased along the Upper Truckee River in the hope of running restoration projects to aid the watershed and improve Lake Tahoe’s prized clarity. Nicole Cartwright of the Tahoe Resource Conservation District explains what comes next.