Free Tree Board trainings from the Nebraska Forest Service will be offered throughout the state this summer to help Tree Board members, administrators and volunteers work more effectively in their communities.
The USDA has announced that the Nebraska Forest Service, has received a grant to evaluate the feasibility of expanding the existing wood energy system at Chadron State College in Nebraska’s northwest Pine Ridge region.
The Nebraska Forest Service intends to implement a Community Wildfire Protection Plan in northeast Nebraska. The plan provides a way for community leaders, fire departments and residents to identify possible issues and remedies for communities and infrastructure at risk from wildfires.
Wildflowers are an important part of any region's identity. Nebraska Wildflower Week celebrates this sense of place through wildflower-related events and activities the first week in June, when many of Nebraska's prairies and gardens are at their prime.