Water & Environment

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Water & Environment

Water and crops field day offered Aug. 23 in North Platte

Nebraska Extension the Nebraska Water Balance Alliance and the Ogallala Water Project will host a water and crops field day on Aug. 23 at the West Central Research and Extension Center, 402 W. State Farm Road in North Platte.
Water and Crops Field Day

Husker-led research team to examine irrigation's role in precipitation

A national team led by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is studying potential links among irrigation, cloud formation and rainfall.
A Doppler on Wheel collects data. Links to larger image.

Public invited to meet with US Environmental Protection Agency

Growers, crop consultants, agricultural professionals and members of the public interested in speaking with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) are invited to attend an open stakeholder meeting 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Aug. 1 on East Campus of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

Government officials encouraged to register for climate, water workshop

Nebraska Extension, the National Drought Mitigation Center at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and the university’s School of Natural Resources are partnering to deliver a workshop focused on climate and water issues for government officals and other key community leaders.

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.