Join Our Team! Now hiring AmeriCorps Conservation Directors!

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

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....

Celebrating Earth Day – An Art Contest with Crete Public Schools

During the month of April, Crete Public Schools teamed up with Conservation Nebraska for an Earth Day Art Contest, where students from the intermediate, middle, and high school designed and created art out of disposable materials. We are excited to highlight and...

Heron Haven Photography Contest

Spring is here and Omaha is in full bloom! Now is the perfect time to head out into nature and snap some stunning nature photos. Enjoy Omaha’s hidden gem, Heron Haven, a spring-fed wetland sanctuary! While you are watching the birds or on a mission to find your...

Conservation Nebraska Essay Contest – Read our Winners!

A few months ago, we asked middle schoolers across the state of Nebraska one question: What do you want the world to look like in 2050? We received so many great responses and it was hard to narrow it down to the top three! Keep scrolling to read the winners of our...

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. First off,...