Tag: Nebraska Environmental Trust

  • Ducks Unlimited receives grant from Nebraska Environmental Trust

    Ducks Unlimited receives grant from Nebraska Environmental Trust

    Ducks Unlimited (DU) will receive $179,046 from the Nebraska Environmental Trust (NET) for the Restoring Western Alkali and Riparian Wetlands proposal.  The NET board announced the award at its meeting on April 8, in Lincoln. This is the first year of funding for the Restoring Western Alkali and Riparian Wetlands proposal with the potential for […]

  • Game and Parks receives NET grant for Rainwater Basin Wetland Management project

    Game and Parks receives NET grant for Rainwater Basin Wetland Management project

    LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has been awarded a $75,000 grant from the Nebraska Environmental Trust for the Rainwater Basin Wetland Management project. Game and Parks is a partner with the Rainwater Basin Joint Venture and is committed to providing optimal habitat on private and public lands for migrating waterfowl in […]

  • Bioblitz coming to Wildcat Hills

    Bioblitz coming to Wildcat Hills

    GERING, Neb. — The public is invited to join the Wildcat Hills Bioblitz at Wildcat Hills State Recreation Area on July 19-20. The free event will allow participants young, old and in-between to discover and celebrate western Nebraska wildlife. A bioblitz is an event where members of the public become “citizen scientists” and work with […]

  • Nebraska Environmental Trust Funding Boosts Conservation Project in Nebraska’s Pine Ridg

    Nebraska Environmental Trust Funding Boosts Conservation Project in Nebraska’s Pine Ridg

    MISSOULA, Mont.—Prime habitat that benefits elk and other wildlife in northwest Nebraska will be permanently protected thanks to key funding provided by the Nebraska Environmental Trust (NET).  “We truly appreciate the support of the Nebraska Environmental Trust in making this transaction happen,” said Kyle Weaver, RMEF president and CEO. “Partnerships are vital in making land […]

  • NWTF Receives Grants from Nebraska Environmental Trust

    NWTF Receives Grants from Nebraska Environmental Trust

    EDGEFIELD, S.C. — The National Wild Turkey Federation recently received a $38,644 grant from the Nebraska Environmental Trust to restore forest stands on Pine Ridge wildlife management areas.  “We greatly appreciate support from NET which expands the footprint of ongoing forest restoration efforts in the Pine Ridge,” said Jim Pitman, NWTF district biologist. “These efforts benefit […]

  • Ducks Unlimited, partners improve habitat

    Ducks Unlimited, partners improve habitat

    Nebraska Environmental Trust grants help fund projects across state LINCOLN, Neb. – One of the continent’s most important landscapes for migrating waterfowl will receive much-needed habitat work, thanks to Nebraska Environmental Trust (NET) grants. NET has awarded $429,000 in three grants to help fund Ducks Unlimited habitat restoration projects across the state. Ducks Unlimited and partners will […]

  • Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever Receives Grants from Nebraska Environmental Trust

    Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever Receives Grants from Nebraska Environmental Trust

    Nelson, NE – May 1st, 2019 – Pheasants Forever announces that it will receive $774,300 from the Nebraska Environmental Trust for the following programs; Habitat Share, Corners for Wildlife (CFW), Conservation Ag, Urban and Working Lands funding creating Pathway for Wildlife (PFW), Washington County Pheasants Forever No-Till-Drill and the Mobile Prescribed Burn Unit & Education […]

  • Lake Wanahoo SRA monarch habitat tour is Sept. 9

    Lake Wanahoo SRA monarch habitat tour is Sept. 9

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Families are invited to a monarch butterfly habitat tour Sept. 9 at Lake Wanahoo State Recreation Area in Saunders County. The free event is from 1-3 p.m. at the day use area on the east side of the lake. Following a presentation about the decline of monarchs and the type of habitats […]