The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is holding a cannabis technical assistance workshop on May 12 in Nevada City.

This pop-up technical workshop is ideal for new and legacy farmers as well as cannabis consultants. CDFW’s cannabis permitting, engineering and grant staff will be available to discuss project specific technical questions, notification package assistance, compliance questions and cannabis grant program opportunities.

Cultivators and consultants from neighboring counties are also welcomed. Meetings are by appointment only and will be reserved on a first-come, first-serve basis. Once someone is scheduled for a meeting, a confirmation email will be sent with instructions on what to bring to the appointment.

When: Thursday, May 12 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where: Nevada County Rood Center, Empire Room, 950 Maidu Ave., Nevada City
How: Meetings can be scheduled by emailing Please be sure to include “Technical Pop-Up” in the subject line of the email and include your preferred time and topic in the message. No walk-ins will be allowed.

If you are unable to attend this workshop, or if you have additional questions, please email CDFW at You can also visit to learn more about permitting and Lake and Streambed Alteration Agreements. For more details on CDFW’s cannabis grant program, visit