A Message from Ashley Boren

Sometimes, we need a reminder of what’s possible so we can refuel ourselves for the work ahead. Watch a special message from CEO Ashley Boren.

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Become a California Conservationist Today!

Join our California Conservationists to double your impact and receive awesome member benefits! Thanks to the Emmett Family Foundation for their generosity and support.


WEBINAR RECORDING: Water in a Warming World

We kicked off our fall webinar series, Water in a Warming World, with Sustainable Conservation’s CEO Ashley Boren and State Water Resources Control Board Chair Joaquin Esquivel's reflections on the current drought, and the partnerships, practices, and policies that will help us prepare for the years ahead.


Thrive California - Summer Issue

Californians, like our neighbors all over the world, have been through a lot in the past year and a half. Read about the opportunities ahead in the latest issue of Thrive California.

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Protecting Groundwater Quality While Practicing On-Farm Recharge

Over 600,000 Californians rely on nitrate-contaminated public supply wells for their household water needs. Check out our new resources to help you center water quality as you practice on-farm recharge!


A Look Back on Feeding the Future

Missed our Feeding the Future webinar series? We look back on all our events, from a sky-high look at our food system to the solutions in our soil.


Meet the Falkenhagens

Learn why Sally and Craig Falkenhagen love the outdoors, and why they're long-time supporters of Sustainable Conservation.


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“Sustainable Conservation is a standout among its peers for taking the time to understand the issues farmers face, crafting solutions which benefit everyone and endure over the long-haul.”

Paul Sousa, Environmental Services Director Western United Dairymen

"There's no other organization that has Sustainable Conservation's track record of catalyzing the farming community to solve California's pressing environmental issues."

Craig McNamara, Owner of Sierra Orchards Former President, CA State Board of Food & Agriculture

“From a growing population that’s stretching limited resources to a changing climate, California faces some big challenges. We’re lucky to have such a results-driven leader in Sustainable Conservation.”

Karen Buhr, Executive Director CA Association of Resource Conservation Districts

Sustainable Conservation excels at delivering the greatest impact with every contribution – real, lasting change for our environment and people. They have been a tremendous investment for the Foundation in building a better future for California.”

— Lauren B. Dachs, President and Founder,
Laural Foundation