USDA Rural Development Area Specialist Dan Johnson will be one of six guest speakers at the Desert Mountain Resource Conservation and Development quarterly meeting next month at Pacino's in Tehachapi.
Other presenters include Kelly Bearden and Jay Thompson of Cal State University of Bakersfield's Small Business Development, the Eastern Sierra Connect Regional Broadband Consortium and Hudson Minshew and Rich Campbell of the Natural Resources Conservation Service and Antelope Valley Resource Conservation District Nursery, who will talk about watershed planning and dust abatement in the Fremont and Antelope Valleys.
The meeting will begin at 10 a.m. on Aug. 8, and will adjourn at 2 p.m. after a lunch break and discussion about current DMRC&D projects.
The cost is $15, and reservations can be made by visiting desertmountainrcandd.org.
Pacino's is located at 1100 W. Tehachapi Blvd.
The USDA Rural Development Rural Development works to increase rural residents' economic opportunities and improve their quality of life, while working to protect natural and social resources at the local and regional level.