Educator Guides

Educator Resource Guide

We all live in the Truckee River Watershed. One Truckee River wants to create an aware and engaged community that protects and cares for the Truckee River – this starts with your students! This Educator Resource Guide highlights outside organizations and opportunities to get your students familiarized with their home, the Truckee River Watershed. Click here for an outline of education programs specific to our watershed.

Teachers Guide: Wildlife & Plants Along the Truckee River

This guide to the wildlife and plants of the Truckee River covers the section of river located between the west side of Reno and east side of Sparks. The focus of the guide is on the native and invasive species that are found in areas of natural habitat in and along the banks of the river. (Click here for a downloadable PDF.)

Map of Schools in the Truckee River Hydrobasin

Please click here to visit a map of all the schools located within the Truckee River hydrobasin.

Truckee River Watershed Map

The Truckee Meadows Stormwater Permit Coordinating Committee created this informational brochure of the Truckee River watershed in 2013, and has been freely distributing it ever since. Learn about the watershed, restoration, and local plants and animals in this fun, illustrated brochure! (Click here for a downloadable PDF.)