The Watershed Warriors program provides a hands-on, place-based, real-life application
to school subjects while instilling stewardship to local landscape and culture among students.
The program includes activities such as tying flies to imitate macroinvertebrates found in local rivers, studying invasive species, teaching others to inspect, clean and dry their gear to
prevent the spread of invasive species, participating in discussions with local scientists to improve local biology knowledge and much more. Students gain apprecation and a deep connection to the
This program partners with a variety of community leaders including those from state and federal agencies, conservation non-profits, educators and parents.
Watershed Warriors - connecting kids to their local environment and science!
» Watershed Warriors Curriculum
You can learn a lot more about the program by downloading the Watershed Warriors Curriculum
. This curriculum addresses the Montana
Common Core Standards for education and covers math, science, english language arts, writing, speaking and listening, and Indian Education for All standards. The curriculum
addresses 66% of 5th grade science standards. The lessons can be easily adapted to other grade standards or regional topics.
» Contact Us
To learn more about our Watershed Warriors program, please contact us by emailing our Education Directorhere!