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 a discussion about habitat loss and biodiversity led by LaReesa Wolfenbarger, Biology Professor at UNO, and Chris Helzer, Science Director for Nebraska at The Nature Conservancy. 

"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."

We have the opportunity to pass climate change legislation in the Nebraska Unicameral, but we need your help. Click here to sign your name. 

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Executive director of the NLCV, Eliot Bostar, explained why his organization has been taking steps to provide a public discussion on this important topic.

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

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We have the opportunity to pass climate change legislation in the Nebraska Unicameral, but we need your help. Click here to sign your name. 

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