Sonoma Resource Conservation District

The Sonoma RCD covers 919,000 acres, or over 85% of Sonoma County, and includes the Russian River, Petaluma River, Sonoma Creek, Stemple Creek, and Gualala River Watersheds. 

Our Mission

The mission of the Sonoma RCD is to help agricultural and rural landowners protect, conserve, and restore natural resources through information, education, and technical assistance programs.

Our Goals

  • 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.

Contact Sonoma Resource Conservation District

Kara Heckert
Executive Director
1221 Farmers Lane
Suite F
Santa Rosa, California  95405
Phone: (707) 569-1448
Fax: (707) 569-0434


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Sonoma County, California

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