Our Philosophy

NLCV provides the public with objective, factual information about conservation politics in Nebraska.

NLCV collaborates strategically with appointed and elected officials and partner organizations on rules, regulations and environmental legislation...

NLCV supports conservation champions who will protect our environment for future generations.

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Join us for an exclusive tour of Firstar Fiber, Omaha's Recycling Center. You will have the opportunity to see first-hand how the recycling process works, and get to meet with Firstar's CEO to learn about recycling markets, recycling in Omaha, and the future of recycling in Nebraska.

See what conservation issues are being taken up by the Nebraska Legislature this year - and what you can do to help protect Nebraska's land, air, and water! 

"As Mayor, I would take the same commitment I had in the Legislature to City Hall in developing Omaha’s first climate action plan and upgrading our neighborhoods through my Property Assessed Clean Energy financing law we passed last year."

News

Omaha World Herald Article: Drought in 2012 was wake-up call for more sustainable use of water in Nebraska. “We can’t keep acting like we have all the water in the world,’’ Fassett told more than 200 people gathered at the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s Scott Conference Center.

At the 2015 Nebraska Conservation Summit, Presenter Joe Wahlgren of the Twin Platte NRD discussed the feasibility study on conjunctive water management in the Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District. Check out the study here

Omaha World Herald Article: As drought tied to global climate change increasingly taps out rivers and groundwater basins in the American West, forward-thinking water conservation methods will be critical to meeting water needs and reducing disputes. That’s the message water expert Peter Gleick will bring to Omaha on Monday as the keynote speaker in a water conference sponsored by the Nebraska League of Conservation Voters.

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See what conservation issues are being taken up by the Nebraska Legislature this year - and what you can do to help protect Nebraska's land, air, and water! 

Help NLCV continue to elect conservation champions to all levels of public office, engage Nebraskans across the state in important conservations issues, and ensure that our state's elected officials are held accountable to protecting our health, land, air, and water. 

See how your State Senator voted on the most important conservation-related bills of 2016

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