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

We are hiring!

The Resource Conservation District is interested in adding new members to our team! We are currently hiring for two paid positions and one paid internship position. We are searching for Field Trip Leaders, a Forestry Specialist, and an Outdoor Education Intern. Click...

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Support our work with a year-end gift!

Last year, because of generous supporters like you, we were able to accomplish so many important goals throughout San Diego County. We were able to protect 162 homes from wildfire, give 2,400 vegetable seedling to local schools, sequester 7 metric tons of CO2, educate...

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5th Annual Soil Shindig!

Come join us for this Free Community Event for the fifth year in a row! Celebrate one of the world's most amazing precious natural resources, SOIL! You're invited to an afternoon of learning, discovering, creating, connecting, and experiencing the key role soils play...

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