Water & Environment

water and environment
Water & Environment

Ribbon-Cutting for Community CROPS New Training Farm at SNR's Prairie Pines

A new training farm at Prairie Pines near Lincoln will offer training to help beginning farmers develop successful small businesses.

Experts: Transforming Scientific Knowledge into Ag Practices, Policy is Essential

Much of the scientific and technical knowledge needed to address the world's burgeoning food needs already exists.

Use Caution Caring for Storm-damaged Trees

This week's snow storm brought unusually cold temperatures and heavy snow and ice that can cause damage to trees.

UNL Extension Pesticide Container Recycling Program Enters 22nd Year

More than 2 million pounds of plastic pesticide containers have disappeared and no longer pose a threat to Nebraska's environment and landscape.

Communities, Individuals, Businesses Honored for Work on Behalf of Trees

Communities, educators, media and others involved in greening their communities received awards at the annual Tree City USA Recognition Day in Lincoln on April 2.

Cities, Colleges and Utilities Receive Forestry Awards

Cities, colleges and utilities were recognized for their work with tree resources at the annual Tree City USA Recognition Day held in Lincoln April 2.

Celebrate Arbor Day by Planting a Tree

Arbor Day is a perfect time to plant a gift that gives to this generation and those to come.

Students Tell Visual Stories in Photography Course

Students in a course at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln are learning that a story does not have to be words on a page.