The Resource Conservation District of Greater San Diego County protects, conserves, and restores natural resources through education, information, and technical assistance programs
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RCD By the Numbers

Supporting San Diego County and its residents, year in and year out, since 1941. Recent efforts include:


Students educated about caring for our watershed


Conservation Scholarships awarded to high school seniors (117 scholarships since 1989)


Homes protected from fire risk


Visitors to the pollinator habitat at San Diego County Fair

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What’s New

Soil Shindig – 1 month away!

The 4th annual Soil Shindig is just one month away and we're getting really excited! This free event on November 17, celebrates soil as one of our most precious natural resources. Participants can engage in workshops, farm tours, trail walks, kids activities, vendor...

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Meet our Carbon Farming Demonstration Project!

The RCD started a carbon farming demonstration project this summer at the Tijuana River Valley Community Garden. Funded by a grant from the California Department of Food and Agriculture, the project aims to demonstrate the benefits of carbon farming practices by...

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We are hiring!

The RCD is recruiting a Program Assistant to support our Carbon Farming Demonstration Plot and the smooth running of the Tijuana River Valley Community Garden.  If you are passionate about farming, gardening, conservation, and love spending time outdoors, please check...

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