Technical Assistance

The technical expertise and field experience of NRCS conservation specialists can be accessed by the VCRCD to assist landowners in solving their natural and agricultural resource challenges.

Ventura County landowners experiencing difficulty with soil, drainage or related problems may obtain technical assistance with:

Controlling erosion and reducing sedimentation;
Water conservation;
Preventing flood damage in upstream areas;
Minimizing the risk of fire by promoting fire zone planning;
Rangeland conservation;
Wetlands and habitat restoration;
Selecting plant varieties, seeding methods and rates, and solving problems related to the management of cropland, pasture, woodland, wildlife habitat and other land;
Soil use potentials and limitations;
And other conservation projects.

To request technical assistance, please contact the Somis NRCS Field Office at (805)386-4489.