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Water & Environment

Register Now for UNL's Master Gardener Program

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension's Master Gardener Training will again be available throughout the state.

Pender Community Arboretum Receives Excellence Award

Pender Community Arboretum received the Affiliate Excellence Award from the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum.

Arboretum Honors Volunteer for Efforts at Arbor Lodge

Joel Lundak is the recipient of the Volunteer Award, given annually by the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum to individuals or groups who have made outstanding volunteer contributions to NSA or one of its affiliate sites.

Take Good Care of Trees This Fall

Spring and summer have come and gone and you may be looking at your landscape with despair because you didn't accomplish what you intended with tree care.

Follow These Tips for Keeping Bats Out of Homes

Winter is approaching and many mammals are getting ready to hibernate.

Nebraska Could See More Hot Days, NU Water Symposium Speaker Says

Nebraska and many parts of the Great Plains can expect more hot days and increased demands for water and energy as a result of ongoing climate change and rising temperatures, an environmental ecologist and climatologist told those attending Tuesday's University of Nebraska water symposium.

Pasture, Rangeland and Forage Insurance is a Risk Management Tool for 2014

The deadline for Pasture, Rangeland and Forage insurance coverage for 2014 is Nov. 15, and University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension educators are encouraging producers to consider this program if they've lost forage production due to drought.

Recent Rains, Snow is Good News for Drought

Recent rains and even snow storms in the western part of the state are helping to recharge soil moisture, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln state climatologist says.