Edible Wild Plants of Nebraska: Part 3

Coming Summer 2022, PART 3! Bob is back to share more fantastic knowledge about the wonderful edible plants that Nebraska has to offer. This event will focus on Nebraska’s tree species and the different ways you can use them for food. Foraging is a great way to...

Know Nebraska: Nitrates in Nebraska

What exactly are nitrates? Nitrates, which is a form of nitrogen, are plant nutrients needed for improved growth, but excess of these nutrients can cause adverse impacts on human health. When too much nitrogen or fertilizer is applied, plants cannot absorb the...

Pollinator Garden Tour

What better way to spend the first day of summer AND Pollinator Week than joining us for a pollinator garden tour! We will be touring Central Community College – Grand Island’s 5 year old, mature pollinator garden led by Benjamin Newton and his staff....

Electric Vehicles in Nebraska

Join Conservation Nebraska, UNL Environmental Studies Program, and panelists Chad Pinkelman (Nebraska Public Power District), Marc Shkolnick (LES), and Randy Smith (Department of Environment and Energy) for an event on electric vehicles. This panel discussion will...