The Western Shasta RCD’s project typically fall into the following categories:
Wetland and riparian habitat restoration projects by the Western Shasta RCD are evident across Shasta County. Some project activities include wetland reconstruction, invasive vegetation removal, and fish passage improvements.
The Western Shasta RCD can assist agencies with site mitigation projects by replacing habitat (mostly trees and plants) that are lost due to public works or development projects, such as straightening or widening a highway, or construction of a new building.
Improving and maintaining the health of our forests include reducing the risks of catastrophic wildfires, erosion and sedimentation, and helping communities residing within forested areas.
The Western Shasta RCD is involved with the following types of projects: