AmeriCorps Spotlight: Tiffany Hunt

AmeriCorps Spotlight: Tiffany Hunt

My name is Tiffany Hunt, I’m an AmeriCorps member serving Northeast Nebraska as a Conservation Director for Conservation Nebraska. Today I am a dog mom of two with a loving husband who is constantly working on our lake home in small-town Nebraska. How did I end up...

Conservation Tip: Cooling Down for Summer

Conservation Tip: Cooling Down for Summer

As we enter some of our hottest months here in Nebraska, it’s tempting to crank up the AC and hope the energy bill will be worth it. But, before you reach for that thermostat, check out these tips to find out how you can beat the summer heat and save money.

Conservation Tips: In the Garden

Conservation Tips: In the Garden

Spring is now in full swing, and, for many of us, this means returning to the upkeep of a garden. Check out some tips to ensure your garden isn’t only beautiful but also sustainable.

Meet Our Speaker: Benjamin Vogt

Meet Our Speaker: Benjamin Vogt

This month we will be hosting Benjamin Vogt for a talk on his new book. To get to know Benjamin a little better before you come out to hear his talk, check out this e-interview we did with him last week!

Conservation Tip: Save Water

Conservation Tip: Save Water

Although water may seem like an abundant resource when we turn on the tap, we can always improve our habits to be better conservationists. Here are a few simple tips to save water (and money) where you can.

AmeriCorps Spotlight: Ilze Lipins

AmeriCorps Spotlight: Ilze Lipins

Ilze Lipins is an AmeriCorps with the Common Ground Program, serving the southeast region of Nebraska. When Ilze Lipins was a child, her home in the outskirts of Lincoln was still surrounded by forestry and prairie grass. A lifelong resident of the capital city, Ilze...