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Water & Environment

Forest Service Sets Tree Care Workshops for Western Nebraska

The Nebraska Forest Service has scheduled 2014 Western Tree Care Workshops in McCook, North Platte, Scottsbluff and Sidney.

Decorating Naturally For the Holidays

When the holiday season arrives I look forward to decorating our home and deck with wreaths, arrangements, evergreen boughs and tree decorations gathered from nature's harvest.

Research Aims to Help Improve Biodiversity

If only one species of tree existed in a particular location, a single disease could wipe out all of the trees in that ecosystem.

Keep Trees Fresh This Holiday Season

Christmas is just around the corner and for some families that means the hunt for the perfect tree has started.

2014 UNL Master Gardener Training Offered at Two Sites in Lancaster County

Those with a strong interest in gardening and who enjoy helping others are invited to become University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension Master Gardener volunteers in Lancaster County.

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.