Beginners Guide to Green Cleaning

It is commonly known that conventional cleaners have a number of chemicals that can worsen asthma, COPD, and irritate your eyes and throats if used too heavily. A 2020 study, from Norway, determined that people who have a job cleaning, or clean at home, have a higher...

AmeriCorps Spotlight: Ben Kinkor

Meet Ben Kinkor, a summer AmeriCorps member, who has been serving with Conservation Nebraska’s Common Ground program over the past few months. Throughout his life, Ben has been lucky enough to experience some of the best, most jaw-dropping, nature that the world...

AmeriCorps Spotlight: Laura Casne

Meet Laura Casne, an AmeriCorps member, who has been serving with Conservation Nebraska for the past year. Laura moved to Nebraska when she was three, living in both Lincoln and a little town south of Omaha called Beaver Lake. Living in a rural area gave Laura the...

Join Our Team! Now hiring AmeriCorps Conservation Directors!

Conservation Nebraska is now hiring full-time (FT) and half-time (HT) AmeriCorps members to serve as Conservation Directors with our Common Ground Program.  The term of service is September 1st, 2021 through August 31st, 2022.  The AmeriCorps position can be utilized...

Heron Haven Photo Contest Winners

Conservation Nebraska, in partnership with Heron Haven, is excited to announce the winners of our Heron Haven Photo Contest. Throughout the month of May and June, Nebraskans submitted photos of their time at Heron Haven, a spring-fed wetland sanctuary based in Omaha....

AmeriCorps Spotlight: Sophia Vacanti

 Meet Sophia Vacanti, an AmeriCorps member serving in the southeast region of Nebraska. Read on to hear from Sophia on what brought her to Conservation Nebraska and our AmeriCorps Common Ground program! Sophia can’t remember a time when she didn’t care...