Stormwater Landscaping

Join Conservation Nebraska and guest speaker, Andy Szatko, to learn how to design your next stormwater landscaping project for your home. Andy Szatko is an Environmental Quality Control Technician with Omaha Stormwater and is a wealth of knowledge! Join us to learn...

The Importance of Nebraska’s Turtles and Salamanders

Nebraska has a variety of wonderful wildlife, and among that wildlife are the state’s “Herps”. The word “Herp” is the colloquial term for reptiles and amphibians, in which Nebraska has a little over 60 various species. These remarkable animals...

LES Wind Turbine Tour

Wind energy is emerging as one of the top clean energy sources, but did you know the Lincoln Electric System (LES) has been utilizing wind energy since 1998? Join Conservation Nebraska and LES for a unique opportunity to get a close-up view of one of LES’ wind...

Seed Collection Volunteer Day

Join Conservation Nebraska for a volunteer day to help Fontenelle Forest grow their prairie resources! During the event, volunteers will collect prairie seed that will be used to aid in extending existing prairie patches. Reece Myers, Chief Ranger of Neale Woods, will...

The History of Wind Energy in Nebraska

Wind energy continues to become an integral part of our power grid. But did you know that we’ve had wind energy in the Midwest since the 1920s. Join Conservation Nebraska for a history lesson with F. John Hay. John, an Extension Educator with the University of...