Sotoyome Resource Conservation District

The Sotoyome Resource Conservation District (RCD) is a local non-regulatory organization whose mission is to promote responsible natural resource management through voluntary community stewardship and technical assistance.

Since 1945, the RCD has facilitated natural resource conservation through community involvement, education, technical expertise and scientific research. The RCD is committed to utilizing voluntary, cooperative and scientifically sound methods to ensure that the natural resources of the watersheds within the District are sustained, conserved, restored and protected within a landscape of productive agriculture, growing cities, and wild lands.


  • Education: Promote watershed-based land stewardship of natural resources.
  • Assessment: Evaluate watershed conditions and functions.
  • Planning: Provide resource conservation planning services.
  • Implementation: Implement resource conservation practices and projects.
  • Monitoring: Evaluate the success of our implemented practices and projects.

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