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....

What’s the Buzz – UNL Bee Lab

How do bees make honey? What do bees need to make honey? Join Conservation Nebraska and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Bee Lab for an in-person, hands on event. Participants will get the opportunity to try on a bee keeper (apiarist) suit and see hives up...

What’s the Buzz: UNL Bee Lab

Calling all bee fanatics, scholars, amateurs, and everyone in between! Join us for a night with the UNL Bee Lab, led by Shianne Lindsay, a graduate student in the Bee Lab. Shianne will share a broad overview of what the UNL Bee Lab does, as well as highlight some of...

Bee Hotel Workshop

Buzz into our FREE Bee Hotel Workshop! Bees are a crucial part of Nebraska’s crop production. They pollinate a variety of foods (honeybees alone pollinate about $15 billion in crops each year)! However, many pollinators in the United States are listed as federally...

Conserving Nebraska’s Butterflies

The monarch butterfly is one of the most common and identifiable butterfly species here in the United States. Unfortunately, the population has declined by 90% in 20 years and is under consideration to become a federally protected species. Join Conservation Nebraska,...