•   Helping Landowners, Farmers & Ranchers Since 1942

    Helping Landowners, Farmers & Ranchers Since 1942

    The RCD provides direct assistance to Monterey County landowners and managers to voluntarily protect their soil, water, and wildlife.

  • Natural Resource Management and Protection

    Natural Resource Management and Protection

    Our work has resulted in the establishment of voluntary conservation and restoration projects on over 80 farms by collaborating with over 160 farmers and land managers.

  • Farmers and the Community Make A Difference

    Farmers and the Community Make A Difference

    Our conservation and restoration work is critical to maintaining an environmentally sustainable and economically viable agricultural sector while maintaining a high quality of life throughout the county.

  • Protecting Resources for Future Generations

    Protecting Resources for Future Generations

    We provide education, project planning and support services for a range of resource management methods including erosion control, water quality protection, habitat enhancement, flood management, irrigation efficiency, and nutrient management.

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Resource Conservation District of Monterey County

Established in 1942, we have been responding to local needs for 75 years

Natural Resources Management

We work extensively with growers, ranchers, and landowners throughout the Central Coast to help conserve and improve our natural resources.

 


Professional Services

Get the support you need from the RCD! We provide many professional services for the land owner, farmer or rancher in Monterey County.

 


Projects

The RCD of Monterey County is involved in a number of large scale projects which help county residents and business manage our natural resources.

 


Education & Outreach

Our teamwork has resulted in the establishment of voluntary conservation and restoration projects on over 100 farms by collaborating with over 200 farmers and land managers.

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We're Hiring a SMP Coordinator, Biological Contractors and Invasive Plant Surveyors!

SMP Coordinator Position

RCDMC and the Salinas River Channel Stream Maintenance Program River Management Unit Association (RMU Association) are seeking a qualified individual to coordinate activities under the Salinas River Stream Maintenance Program. The Program Coordinator would be hired as a part-time employee of the RCD, or as an independent contractor.

Application review will begin on July 16, 2019. Position is open until filled. Questions can be directed to Emily Zefferman.

Request for Proposals for Biological Services

RCDMC is seeking consultants to perform biological surveys and provide biological oversight for our ongoing Salinas River Programs. These programs include the RCDMC’s Salinas River Invasive Nonnative Plant Control and Restoration Program, and the Salinas River Stream Maintenance Program. 

Please submit proposals to Emily Zefferman by 5:00 PM Tuesday, July 16, 2019.

Request for Proposals for Invasive Plant Surveys, Mapping and Treatment

RCDMC is seeking a speciliazed contractor to assist with mapping and removal of invasive woody plants between King City and Bradley. The total award for this contract will not exceed $84,250.

Please submit proposals to Emily Zefferman by 5:00 PM Tuesday, July 23, 2019.

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Services We Provide

Learn about our planning, design & monitoring services for landowners, farmers, ranchers and land managers

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