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Welcome to Coastal San Luis RCD

The Coastal San Luis Resource Conservation District (CSLRCD) offers a variety of programs to assist farmers, ranchers, landowners and other watershed users in improving and protecting soil and water resources.

The CSLRCD has a strong relationship with the Natural Resource Conservation Service helping the local community through technical assistance, funding opportunities and permit coordination. This partnership has facilitated implementation of hundreds of conservation projects in Coastal San Luis Obispo County.

 

Watersheds Map of the District

Nipomo Creek Pismo Beach Arroyo Grande Morro Creek Morro Bay San Luis Obispo Santa Maria Oso Flaco Lake

Current Projects

Climate Smart Agriculture Technical Assistance Available

Healthy Soils Incentives Program (HSP)


The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) is now accepting HSP applications. This program provides financial incentives to California growers and ranchers to implement conservation management practices that improve soil health, sequester carbon, and reduce atmospheric greenhouse gases (GHGs). Applications are due March 8, 2019.

More information on this program can be found at https://www.cdfa.ca.gov/oefi

TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE WORKSHOP:
Join us to learn more and how to apply!

WHEN: Wednesday February 6th 2019, 9:00am-11:30am

WHERE: SLO County Farm Bureau
4875 Morabito Place, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program (SWEEP)

The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) is now accepting applications for the State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program (SWEEP). The program provides financial assistance in the form of grants to implement irrigation systems that reduce greenhouse gases and save water on California agricultural operations. Applications are due March 8, 2019.

More information on this program can be found here: https://www.cdfa.ca.gov/oefi/sweep/

TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE WORKSHOP:
Join us to learn more and how to apply!

WHEN: Wednesday February 6th 2019, 12pm - 1:30pm

WHERE: SLO County Farm Bureau
4875 Morabito Place, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Included in Workshops:
✓ Overview of Program requirements and eligible management practices
✓ Assistance with Program application materials
✓ Coordination of Internet and computer access for completing and submitting electronic application during grant application period


Please RSVP by Thursday, January 31st, 2019
Contact Hallie Richard at hrichard@coastalrcd.org or (805) 772-4391

If you are unable to attend the workshop the Coastal San Luis Resource Conservation District is available to assist one-on-one with the application process.