Central Sierra
University of California
Central Sierra

Welcome to UCCE Central Sierra

The University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) is your bridge between local issues and the research expertise of the University of California.

The Central Sierra Cooperative Extension serves Amador, Calaveras, Tuolumne and El Dorado counties.

Volunteer Programs

4-H Youth Development
4-H Youth Development
CA Naturalist Program
CA Naturalist Program
Home Food Preservation
Home Food Preservation
Home Gardening
Home Gardening

UCCE News

Adapting to drought by removing urban landscapes has unintended impacts
Posted 8/27/2015 - Removing landscaping in urban areas to adapt to the California drought carries a gamut of potential repercussions on wildlife and the environment, reported LA Weekly. Two of Gov. Brown's water conservation rules - withholding water from...

UC hosts conference on widely used pesticide threatened with prohibition
Posted 8/27/2015 - Neonicotinoid pesticides are at the center of a global storm. Implicated in the mysterious deaths of honeybees, neonics (as they are often called for short) were banned in Europe for two years in 2014. In Canada, neonics have been banned in Ontario and...

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