Agricultural and Environmental Education


SSCRCD works with numerous organizations, agencies, farmers and landowners to coordinate educational programs for all ages.


I. For Schools


In the Classroom (K-12)

  •      Watershed Education
  •      Slow it. Spread it. Sink it!


In the Field (9-12)


II. For the Public


Workshops and Events

         In addition to hosting and supporting local events to support our community's resources, we offer a variety of workshops for farmers, ranchers, landowners and the public. 

  •       Agricultural- Slow it. Spread it. Sink it!; Holistic Grazing Planning; Biochar 101.
  •       Environmental-Slow it. Spread it. Sink it!; Grassland Conservation and Restoration; Backyard Conservation.


Agricultural Heritage Outings

         In partnership with the Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District (SCAPOSD), and a cadre of local experts, the RCD invites the public onto diverse properties that have been preserved in perpetuity by a District easement.  Our outings focus on the Agricultural Heritage of Sonoma County and explore the relationship between land and people.  Join us to learn about modern challenges, and discover the cutting edge innovations of local farmers and ranchers.

To learn more about the Education Program, join a workshop, request services, or get involved as a mentor, intern, or volunteer, contact Alison Malisa at (707) 794-1242 x. 111.


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