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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Conservation Scholarship

The RCD Conservation Scholarship is an annual scholarship program for graduating high school seniors pursuing further education in the fields of resource conservation, environmental sciences, biology or agriculture. Up to seven scholarships of $1,000 are awarded each...

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Free Plant Giveaway

On Thursday, March 14th, 2019 we will be hosting our 9th annual Plant Giveaway! The Resource Conservation District of Greater San Diego County, in partnership with Altman Plants and the Plumeria Society of San Diego, is offering free veggie and herb seedlings for...

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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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