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Recent News

October 24, 2014
USDA Releases "Made in Rural America" Report

Earlier this week, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a state-by-state report titled, Made in Rural America, highlighting the impact USDA investments have had in rural communities across the country.

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October 17, 2014
LAO Releases Final 2014-15 State Budget Report

This week, the nonpartisan Legislative Analyst Office (LAO) released the final 2014-15 State Budget Report, which summarizes California’s 2014-15 spending plan, including legislative and gubernatorial action through October 2014.

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October 10, 2014
Water Curtailments May Be Lifted During Substantial Precipitation Events

The Executive Director of the State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) has notified post-1914 appropriative water rights holders in the Sacramento, San Joaquin, Russian, and Eel River watersheds of plans to temporarily release them from curtailment during upcoming intermittent significant precipitation events. 

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Current Issues

October 24, 2014
Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program Comment Deadline Approaching

The Strategic Growth Council (SGC) has issued a preliminary Draft of Grant Guidelines and Applications for a new program funded by the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Reduction Fund – the California Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation Program (SALCP). 

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October 17, 2014
Williamson Act Survey Released

The Department of Conservation (DOC) has released the Fiscal Year 2014-2015 (FY 2014-15) survey of participation in the Land Conservation Act and Open Space Subvention Act (OSSA). 

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October 10, 2014
HOT ISSUE

CA DROUGHT INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE

RCRC Staff is continually monitoring the current drought situation, its impacts to Member counties, and economic assistance opportunities as they become available. Please refer to this section of the RCRC website for the latest news and information related to the 2014 California drought.

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2014 Annual Meeting

Held September 24-26, 2014

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