Natural Resources and Environmental Science

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Science (NRES) at the University of Nevada, Reno is an interdisciplinary unit that brings together biological and physical scientists to address a wide range of pressing environmental challenges that confront our society – at local, regional and global levels.

NRES offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs to educate, inspire and prepare the next generation of scientists.

NRES faculty are engaged in cutting-edge research in the following areas:

Details about the Department’s research projects, educational programs, and outreach activities can be found via links throughout this website. Feel free to browse these pages and contact the NRES Office or individual faculty for additional information.

Contact Us

Contact Department of Natural Resources & Environmental Science (186)

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557

Phone (775) 784-4020

Phone (775) 784-4835

Fax (775) 784-4583

Fleischmann Agriculture, Room 217