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...

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...

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...

Platte River Recovery Implementation Program: Wildlife Management

Join Conservation Nebraska and Kari Mohlman, with the Platte River Recovery Implementation Program and the Headwater Corporation, for an event on wildlife management around the Central Platte River. The Platte River Recovery Implementation Program (PRRIP), is focused...