Agricultural Reserve

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Purpose of the Agricultural Reserve

The Agricultural Reserve is established in the Future Land Use Element of the Comprehensive Plan, under Objective 1.5. The purpose of the Agricultural Reserve is to preserve unique farmland and wetlands in order to enhance agricultural activity, environmental and water resources, and open space, by limiting uses to agriculture, conservation, low density residential development, and non-residential uses which serve the needs of farmworkers and residents of the Ag Reserve Tier.

Agricultural Reserve Maps

Ag Reserve Map - Aerial
Ag Reserve Map - No Aerial
2014 BCC Workshop Maps

Agricultural Reserve Master Plan

Ag Reserve Master Plan  

Preliminary Master Planning Documents

Interim Reports – September 1998
Phase I Reports – December 1998
Phase II Reports – November 1999
Addendum - June 2000