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Source Water Protection Community Education

March 27th, 2017

Environmental Engineer Kristin Roaldson demonstrates a groundwater model to a fascinated Julian McElwee, 6, at Eagle Valley Middle School’s annual STEAM Night. RCI has been out in the community educating young minds at local science education events using a 3-D watershed model and groundwater model to teach about source water protection. We attended the Eagle […]

Protecting The Carson River Watershed

March 20th, 2017

Carson River Management Forum – Feb 22nd and 23rd, 2017. The Carson River Watershed is a key resource that connects the communities from Churchill County, Douglas County and Carson City. Multiple organizations must cooperate and work together to conserve and protect our watershed. The management forum provided an opportunity to learn, educate, and collaborate management […]

Humboldt County Water Plan

March 9th, 2017

RCI is working with Humboldt County to develop a county-wide plan to insure the availability of water, provide opportunity for well planned community growth and economic development, and to maximize the County’s influence on decisions that impact water resources within Humboldt County. RCI and the County Commissioners have initiated a multi-phase approach in order to […]

Yes, RCI Does Bathymetric Surveys in January!

February 1st, 2017

Resource Concepts, Inc. has recently outfitted our kayak for highly accurate bathymetric measurements of the near shore of the Lake Tahoe lakebed. As part of our professional land surveying services, we are frequently asked by our clients to perform bathymetric surveys in conjunction with pier and buoy permits within state lands on both sides of […]

Upcoming Stormwater Circuit Rider Workshops

January 18th, 2017

RCI has announced four upcoming Stormwater Circuit Rider workshops in Nevada during the month of February, 2017. The goal of these workshops is to provide useful tools to help business and communities comply with State and Federal stormwater regulations. This State program provides technical assistance at no cost and gives tips and advice on applying […]

RCI Supports Major Local Conservation Effort

July 20th, 2016

RCI recently completed a Biological Assessment for the Jacks Valley Ranch located north of Genoa, NV at the base of the spectacular Carson Range. The assessment was included as part of a successful nomination package for funding to secure a conservation easement on the Ranch. The easement will ensure that the historic Ranch remains active […]

Learn How to Reduce the Radon Health Risk

January 6th, 2016

January is National Radon Action Month, and University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s Radon Education Program is offering educational presentations at several Carson City and Douglas county locations. Free test kits will also be available at the presentations. Scheduled presentations for Carson City, Stateline and Minden are: Jan. 25 – Carson City Senior Center, 901 Beverly […]

Carson River Snap Shot Day 2015

November 1st, 2015

RCI staff Lynn Zonge and Kristin Roaldson were two of the volunteer team leaders in this year’s Snap Shot Day organized by Mary Kay Wagner with the NDEP. This unique field study will offers students, parents, and educators the chance to experience the river first-hand and interact with the resource professionals who care for this […]

RCI Participates In The Annual Al Porta Memorial Golf Tournament

October 16th, 2015

A perfect day of golf with friends (old and new) while honoring a good man like Mr. Al Porta, and supporting a great organization, The Veterans Guest House in Reno. The tournament was held at the Silver Oak Golf Course in Carson City, on Saturday, September 26, 2015. The course was in great shape and […]

Kings Canyon Community Trailhead Commemoration

June 17th, 2015

RCI is pleased to announce the Kings Canyon Community Trailhead Commemoration ceremony on Wednesday, June 24th, at 8:30 am. It will take place at the trailhead at the western end of King Street in Carson City. Speakers will present the new Kings Canyon/Waterfall Trailhead including informational kiosk, Firemen Memorial, trails, and signage. This new facility […]