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Watershed Education

The Sacramento River Watershed

There are six subregions of the 

Sacramento River Watershed:


1. Northeast Subregion


2. Eastside Subregion


3. Sacramento Valley Subregion


4. Westside Subregion


5. Feather River Subregion


6. American River Subregion


Butte County Watersheds

All of Butte County's watersheds are located within the Eastside and Feather River subregions.

There are five watersheds that lie within Butte County boundaries:

  • Big Chico Creek
  • Butte Creek
  • Upper Feather River
  • Lower Feather River
  • Sacramento Valley Subregion

Click here to learn more about our local watersheds!

Sacramento River Basin Watersheds.”

Our Watershed's Habitat


Threats to Our Watershed