What is a Watershed?

A Watershed is a region of smaller tributaries draining into a river, river system, or other body of water. A ridge of high land dividing two areas that are drained by different river systems.

Carson City has 19 different Watersheds that run within the City.


Map CC1 = Watershed Map for Carson City – [Download not found] (PDF)

Map CC2 =Watershed Map with natural flow in Carson City – [Download not found] (PDF)