What's New

What did the RCDGSC accomplish in 2019?

As a Resource Conservation District our mission is to protect, conserve and restore natural resources through education, information and technical assistance programs. We have various programs to help ensure that our community and environment are protected. In 2019 we...

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Pitch in to Save the Farm!

Pitch in to Save the Farm!

Wild Willow Farm needs your help! We have worked hard over the years to make Wild Willow an inclusive community for people to learn, grow food, help the environment, and meet new people. Like so many organizations, COVID-19 has had a big impact on our work and our...

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Work at Wild Willow Farm!

Work at Wild Willow Farm!

Have you ever wanted to work at Wild Willow Farm? Now is your chance! The RCD is seeking a farmer to work at Wild Willow Farm. This position will contribute to all elements of farm maintenance, including bed prep, weeding, planting, harvesting, repairs, and CSA box...

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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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Exciting Change for the RCD!

The Resource Conservation District is happy to announce that we will begin collaborating with Wild Willow Farm and Education Center! For years the RCD and WWF have been working side by side to bring you the Soil Shindig and various projects in the Tijuana River...

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Speak-Off Competition

Every year, the California Association of Resource Conservation Districts (CARCD) hosts a competition for high school students who want to speak out about conservation. Students first compete at the regional level, with the top speaker advancing to the state...

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Sweetwater Community Garden – opening in August!

A new community garden will be opening in Bonita in August 2019! The garden is located in the Sweetwater Regional Park at the Pinery site on the corner of Bonita Road and Sweetwater Road. The RCD will be managing the garden through an agreement with the County of San...

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San Diego Successes in Carbon Farming

San Diego Successes in Carbon Farming

This event is the second farmer/rancher outreach opportunity for local farmers and ranchers to observe our local successes to boost carbon sequestration, soil moisture, and plant yields. Thanks to our CDFA Demonstration Project Grant, our head farmer Gregg will talk...

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