The Tulare County RCD was formed in April of 1974 through the consolidation of El Morador, Terra Bella, Stone Corral , Three Rivers and the Tule River Soil Conservation Districts (SCD's).

Its Board consists of five local landowners

at present consisting


Tom Daly


Warren Hutchings


The General Members


David Witt

Certified Rangeland Ecologist

Bob Puls

Round Valley Fire Dept in Lindsay

Teri Van Huss

for the newly formed People's Garden Project, office administrator and financial director.

The Tulare County RCD

is officially housed at the local USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service office at 3530 W. Orchard Court in Visalia.

  • Monthly Public Board

    on the second Wednesday in the NRCS Conference Room.

Their monthly public Board meetings are typically held on the second Wednesday in the NRCS Conference Room. As a Special District the RCD performs regular annual reporting as well as third-party audits submitted directly to the California State Treasurer's office.

The Tulare County RCD has many current projects

going on and you can learn more about them on our Projects page.

The Tulare County RCD works with a broad spectrum of agencies

At the state and Federal level. Federal agencies include

Local agencies include

the Integrated Regional Water Management Project and the Tule River Indian Reservation.