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. 

News

It's easy for an elected official to say he or she supports clean energy, clean water, and open spaces. However, these good intentions are useless without action. Through tools like our Conservation Scorecard, we keep Nebraskans informed on who really cares about our environment.

Iowa Passes Another Tax Credit for Solar, Overwhelming Majority of Young People See a Broken Political System, BP Settles for $18.7bn and Share Prices Rise, Rethinking Water Management in the West, Solar Airplane Lands Makes Record Flight, Scottsbluff Chosen for Community Solar Farm, Range of the Bumblebee is Shrinking

Republicans and Democrats Agree on Need for Campaign Finance Overhaul, Oilman Calls for Action on Climate Change, FEC Chairman Has “Largely Given Up Hope” on Enforcing Campaign Finance Rules, New Mapping Tool Shows Environmental Justice Hot Spots, Grand Island Makes Clean Power Purchase, Climate Change Focus of Papal Encyclical

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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