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Recent News

Interested in what’s happening at the RCD? See below for more information on upcoming meetings, workshops, volunteer events, and job opportunities.

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The USDA NRCS Woodland Office and Yolo County RCD are hosting a Local Working Group Meeting on July 29, 2024 via Zoom from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM. If you’re an agricultural producer, private oak woodland landowner, local environmental organization, or another interest carrying out ag and natural resource…
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ABOUT US Located in Woodland, CA, the Yolo County RCD is a special district of the State of California. The RCD works closely with a variety of local and regional partners to restore and protect Yolo County watersheds through strategic conservation projects and programs and offers conservation planning and…
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Yolo County Resource Conservation District (YCRCD) is a non-regulatory special district serving over 650,000 acres of diverse agricultural operations, rangeland, public open space and developed areas in Yolo County. The RCD promotes land stewardship and is committed to conserving the natural resources of Yolo County by implementing on-the-ground, community-based…
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The Migratory Bird Conservation Partnership (Audubon California, The Nature Conservancy, and Point Blue Conservation Science), in collaboration with the California Rice Commission and the Delta Conservancy, and funding from the California Dept. of Fish and Wildlife, is now accepting online bids for the BirdReturns-Late Summer Farmlands Habitat Program. This…
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Range Camp is an environmental science & management camp for high school students from across California. The camp takes place at the University of California’s Elkus Youth Ranch in Half Moon Bay, CA, and is in person again for its 40th season from June 16 -21, 2024. Range Camp…

Board Meetings

Board meetings are held on the third Wednesday of every month at 5:05pm in the Woodland Field Office conference room at 221 West Court St. Ste. 1, Woodland, CA. See the latest board meeting update.

Who We Are

Yolo County Resource Conservation District acts as a central hub for conservation, connecting our community and individuals with the technical, financial and educational resources they need.

What We Do

Yolo County RCD commits to protect, improve and sustain the natural resources of Yolo County by developing, evaluating and implementing conservation practices through cooperative land users, providing technical guidance and on-site expertise, educating agencies and the public in resource conservation and enhancement and sponsoring partnerships and networks.

Land Acknowledgement

The Yolo County RCD would like to acknowledge that, for thousands of years, this land has been the home of Patwin people, including the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation today. The Patwin people have remained committed to the stewardship of this land over many centuries. It has been cherished and protected, as elders have instructed the young through generations. We are honored and grateful to be working today on their traditional lands.

Our District

655,360

Total Acres of Yolo County

532,000

Acres of Farmland

190,000

Acres of Rangeland

1,820

Acres of Public Open Space

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