Rice fields provide a substantial wildlife resource benefit.
There are hundreds of animal species that call California Rice Fields home! Click on one of the circles above to learn more about these animals.
A behind the scenes look at the fields: Sean Doherty looks over his cover crop of Purple Vetch - which helps improve his soil.
A cover crop of Purple Vetch helps improve soil, like this one that Sean Doherty has. #carice #sacvalley https://t.co/dM129aZTeO
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