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Managing Natural Resources Across the West

International Field Studies

Coastal Ecology of the Central Pacific

Galena Programs

Galena Creek Visitor Center and Programs

Planning Your Trip to Nevada

The information on this page is available to future members to help them prepare for their time, and their experiences while in Nevada.

Transportation in Reno/Tahoe
Travel outside of work is not provided. Most travel in Northern NV requires renting a car, however there are a few options for local travel: Reno local bus options

Things to do
Reno West Street Market
Reno Philharmonics
Art Town
Farmers Markets
Art Museum
White Water Park
Automobile Museum
Reno Aces Ballpark
Reno Planetarium

Annual Festivals
Hot August Nights – Largest Classic Car Event in the United States
Rib Cookoff
Hot Air Balloon Race
Italian Festival

Travel, Sites and interests
Famous Highway 50 site-seeing PDF
Lake Tahoe
Lassen Volcanic State Park
Yosemite National Park
Bodie Ghost Town

There are a plethora of trails and options available since NV is over 77% public lands
Tahoe Rim Trail Hikes and Events
Trail Guide
NV Trails

Mammals of Nevada PDF
Reptiles of Nevada PDF
Department of Wildlife Animal facts
Endangered Species of NV

Previous Projects

Flying Squirrel Research and Monitoring