Water & Environment

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Water & Environment

Study angles for new tactics for fishing, water management

A new study led by Nebraska's Mark Kaemingk is helping advance understanding of how local water-management decisions impact anglers and can add unintended resource stressors on regional waterways.
Lake Wanahoo

Bee Lab brews up a busy summer

There’s a sweet buzz brewing in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Bee Lab.
Bee Hive

Study: Climate effects on ag yields vary by location, crop

The global emergence of climate change should get farmers thinking and acting locally, according to nearly a half-century of data analyzed at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Redesigned site, newsletter offer access to water resources

A newly redesigned water website from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln offers quick access to information from the university’s water experts.

Husker researchers find renewable portfolio standards may reduce green energy use

Researchers at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln believe that the introduction of a renewable portfolio standard for electricity production can inadvertently reduce green energy use.

Lectures to focus on advances in irrigation management

Seven free public lectures at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, beginning in January and lasting through April, will focus on various aspects of advances in irrigation management.
A center pivot watering a field. Links to larger image.

Registration open for 2018 Nebraska Extension Master Gardener program

December 18, 2017


CASNR alums graduate from water leaders academy

Ben Beckman, Kyle Hauschild and John Miller recently graduated in the seventh class of the Nebraska Water Leaders Academy, a one-year program that provides leadership training and educates participants about the vital role rivers, streams and aquifers play in the economic sustainability of the state.
Water Leaders