Tag: California

State Issues Nearly $2 Million in Grants to Build Local Capacity to Protect and Restore State Forests

CALIFORNIA – Eight organizations have received $1.85 million in grants to hire watershed coordinators who will build local capacity to improve forest health, the Department of Conservation (DOC) announced today. “Healthy forests are essential to reduce catastrophic wildfires, supply clean water, and help reduce greenhouse gas emissions,” DOC […]

Plumas Audubon awarded $100,000 grant

CALIFORNIA, Feather River RCD – The Sierra Nevada Conservancy (SNC) Governing Board approved $11.8 million in grants for projects that will reduce wildfire risk, protect water supplies and restore forest and watershed health in the Sierra Nevada region. The projects support the goals and objectives of the Sierra […]

Outdoors film festival to benefit conservation work

CALIFORNIA, RCD of Tehama County – The Wild & Scenic Film Festival, created to bring about conservation conversations in the community, is coming to the State Theatre Saturday. The event benefits the Tehama Conservation Fund, the non-profit arm of the Resource Conservation District of Tehama County. Source: Outdoors […]

Fuels Reduction & Fire Prevention Education Program Coordinator position reopened

CALIFORNIA, Glenn County RCD – According to the California Association of Resource Conservation Districts, this position announcement has been re-opened.  The application deadline is March 15, 2019. Source: We are hiring! Fuels Reduction & Fire Prevention Education Program Coordinator – Glenn County Resource Conservation DistrictGlenn County Resource Conservation […]