Spring Wildflower Hike at Gjerloff Prairie

Join us for a spring wildflower hike at Gjerloff Prairie! We will explore and learn about the early season wildflowers blooming in the prairie bluffs. Take in the beauty of spring at Gjerloff Prairie while learning about botany, prairie ecology/management and more! We...

The Value of Native Trees and Shrubs for Arbor Day & Beyond

Arbor Day got its start in Nebraska back in 1872 and is now celebrated across the globe. When properly selected, planted and cared for, trees can have a major impact on the people and ecosystems around them. But how do you properly select a tree? Join Conservation...

Common Pests of the Vegetable Garden

Join Conservation Nebraska and Nebraska Extension in Douglas-Sarpy Counties to learn more about the insect pests we may deal with in our own gardens! Our speaker for the evening will be Jody Green who is an Urban Entomologist and Extension educator. Jody Green will...

Prairie Chicken Conservation

Did you know that chickens dance? Join Conservation Nebraska, Dr. Larkin Powell from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and John McClinton from Pheasants Forever to learn the top ten things about prairie chickens. We learn things ranging from their ecology and...

World Wetlands Day Celebration

Every year, February 2nd marks a very special day for Nebraska habitats – it is World Wetlands Day! In celebration of World Wetlands Day, join Conservation Nebraska on February 2nd at 6 PM to learn more about Nebraska’s wetlands with Austen Hill (Papio-Missouri...