Water & Environment

water and environment
Water & Environment

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.

UNL Graduate Student Conducts Biomass Research

Eastern red cedar trees are becoming a nuisance tree, growing where they are not wanted.

Drought-damaged Lawns Require Proper Care

Blossoming trees and flowers signify the return of spring, but so does green grass.

Soil Moisture Proves Crucial to Successful Gardens

The time has come to get vegetable gardens ready for planting, and the ongoing drought could mean more work to prepare soil.

Pinstrup-Andersen: World Has Enough Food to Feed People, but Policies Interfere

The 2001 World Food Prize Laureate said the world can produce enough food to feed its growing population, but global food policies and politics are major impediments.